Reza Ghiabi

Today, Reza Ghiabi together with his organizations OPPMAKR Institute, ILIA\\OPPMAKR, Ghasedak Ventures and VIRA Institute, provides various services from initiation and management strategy to fundraising. Ghiabi’s unconventional and innovative views on business and entrepreneurship, have attracted local and international attention and have earned him connections with an array of leaders and organizations. Ghiabi's current positions and what others say about him is as follows:

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مشورت با رضا در هر حوزه ای فرصتهای زیادی براتون خلق خواهد کرد.

Amir Hossein Madadi | Co-Founder and Manager at Elamis Data Processing, Manager at

He seeks for new opportunities to create values ... and I am surprised of his positive impact on people's network.

Milad Saberi | Chapter Director at Startup Grind

از معدود افرادیست که در زمانه امروز بر روی اصول اخلاقی تجارت و ارتباطات حساس بوده و به آن عمل می‌کند. مردی با دید بلند و نگاهی آینده‌نگر.

Ebad Ghafoory | CEO at Saitak Co. & Host at CMTehran

Reza is one of the most disciplined and punctual people I've ever met. He feels responsible for the society and everyone around him; that's why they call him the opportunity maker!

Mehrnoosh Baratpoor | Web Developer at Alibaba Travels Co

Reza has an impressive communication skills and on personal level, I found him as a nice person that is easy to communicate with. He's responsible and dedicated person. As soon as you convince him to start, you can consider that task done.

Nooshafarin Movaffagh | Content Creator and Photographer at umekhane

Reza is a very enthusiastic friend and a professional entrepreneur. He know how to create opportunities, indeed!

Farid Shokrieh | Marketing and Managing Director at Four Mind Advertising Agency Iran

He is energetic, brilliant, and very sharp-minded. He has his specific methods for managing and organizing which have proved to be effective. As a speaker in TEDxTehran 2017, I enjoyed working with him as the organizer of the event and his team, and it was a great experience.

Hamidreza Keshavarz | CRM and Data Mining Consultant at Steel Alborz

I have to say that Reza’s perspective towards different circumstances is outstanding and rare. His ambitious goals, energetic vibes and punctuality are only a few of his characteristics. We need more people like “Mr. Opportunity Maker” in Iran’s startup community.

Nasser Aghdami | CEO at Cell Tech Pharmed Company

Reza Ghiabi is a dynamic individual & an opportunity maker in the best & truest sense of the word.

Azita Houshiar | Illustrator, Writer, Food Blogger, Podcaster, Content Creator @FigAndQuince

Reza’s perspective towards different circumstances is outstanding and rare.

Hamed Jafari | Co-Founder at TechRasa

What can I say about Reza Ghiabi. Unshakable confidence, unimaginable capability, a network of endless contacts and a pillar of the start-up community in Iran. I have been fortunate enough to have known Reza for some time and this year I finally got the opportunity to work with him and see his energy, passion, creativity and resilience first hand. There isn’t an idea he won’t explore, a door he can’t open and always, always delivers on his promises on time - and that's a rare quality.

Shehbaz Afzal | Founder and CEO at Indiefalcon

Reza had played a big role in Iran’s startup ecosystem as an influencer, speaker, mentor, and etc. He is a warm hearted person whose main goal as I have realized is to show wana be entrepreneurs the opportunities and vice versa. That’s why everyone calls him the “opportunity maker”. He makes the most out of every opportunity and people.

Ali Moghanchi | Founder of

Reza is a hyper-connected guy who searches and finds opportunities and values long-term success over short-term effect. He's knowledgeable across many fields, with a strategic as well as creative mindset: The perfect guy to exchange thoughts, ideas, and visions with - and then make them happen.

Rene Fischer | Partner, Strategist at Be&Do

Reza is a leader with several skills and education.

Sami Nezami | Portfolio Project Managment at SWpars

Reza is patient, meek and his managerial vision is superb! Working with him is a mere enjoyment, trust me!

Farbod Ghotbi | Digital Marketing Manager at VIRA SOFTWARE GROUP

If you want to know the man that can help you not only in your business but also in your life, if you want to meet the man that has a lot of Knowledge about startup and focus on it. The man is here.

Samane Zarepour | Experienced Analyst, International Marketer, and Project Manager

An organised professional with top EQ. They make Internet marketing something actual and real and not only virtual.

Kamal Maissami Fard | Managing Director of Aria Foodan Food Industries Company

Very experienced and very gifted with great managerial skills. He is a true change maker that wants the best for the startup community of Iran. The entrepreneurship community in Tehran is lucky to have him as a leader.

Amirreza Mohammadi | Startup Community Builder at Banian

Reza is one of the most proactive and tireless instructors I have ever seen. He added a great value to our Start Academy course in Baha Business School.

Maisam Zargarpour | Startup Mentor & Instructor at Farda Media

Reza is one the most professional business managers I have ever worked with. He has vast knowledge and experience in entrepreneurship, coaching and team lead in a deep and result oriented way.

Meysam Sepehrikia | Founder & CEO at Pinit

Reza is innovative. He helped us to find our fundamental business questions.

Reza Talebi | CEO at Vestasoft

Aside from his passion to help and grow the startup community in Iran, he has a natural instinct for developing and consulting new businesses and startups.

Mohammadreza Azali | Startup Community Builder at TechRasa

Reza is a smart with high level of interpersonal skill. As an innovator, he is a young manager with new ideas in world class business.

Mohammad Hassan Adjigol | MBA Instructor & Lecturer / Senior IT consultant

He is one of the most talented & passionate people that I've ever seen in my life. He is always looking at the half full of the glass and can lead the team in the toughest situations.

Roozbeh Jazi |Product Manager at Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Reza is an enthusiastic and passionate person. He is perfect in handling difficult situations.

Kimiya Keyvan | IT Specialist

I find Reza a confident and optimistic person.  He is such a fantastic team worker who has the ability to handle hard situations and make everyone's spirited.

Elmira Sanati Nia | Graduate Student at University of Manitoba

Reza is a great teammate and coordinator. He is very enthusiastic about everything he gets involved.

Njdeh Tahmasian Savarani | Change Agent, Hacker, Explorer at Digikala

Reza is very enthusiastic and hardworking. When he was not in the class it seemed that the class was empty.

Dr. Ameneh Alaghband | Senior Consultant of Women Fraction at Parliament of Iran

You can rely on him in tough situations.

Nikoo Niknam| Founder & CEO at NikPrint

Reza`s efficiency in terms of working on a business project is exceptional. He has a clear vision of what he is after in business and possess a strong will to achieve it.

Ali Hosseini | Global OTP Planning & Deployment Manager at British American Tobacco

A great man and a real hard worker.

Farokh Shahabi Nezhad | Managing Director at Idearun Startup Studio