Omeed Alerasool is the Vice President of Thought Leadership at YPFP. In this role he leads a department focused on showcasing YPFP's content creators and subject matter expertise, composed of YPFP's Discussion Group Program, Fellowship Program, and in-house publication Charged Affairs. A member of YPFP's staff since 2015, Omeed previously served as 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.