Omeed Alerasool is the Vice President of Thought Leadership at Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP). He was previously the Director & Managing Editor of the Fellowship Program at YPFP. Omeed is also an Associate at Charles River Associates, an economic consulting firm. His experiences range from macroeconomic research to geopolitical risk analysis, and he speaks Persian, German, and Spanish. Omeed received his BA in economics and international studies from Boston College. For four years, he also served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Kaleidoscope International Journal, Boston College's international relations and global studies journal.