6 July 1938|
|Occupation||Chairman, Bebe stores|
|Known for||Founding Bebe Stores|
|Net worth||US$1.3 billion (2007)|
Early life and education
Born in Iran in 1938, he came to the United States in his teens and settled first in Washington D.C., then in San Francisco. There, he went to San Francisco State University and graduated with a political science degree. He first managed a steakhouse, before founding his own fashion line.
It was announced in 2015 that he was to sell his 59% stake in Bebe.
All of Bebe's stores are scheduled to close and liquidate inventory by the end of May 2017.
As of 2005, he was married to Neda Mashouf.
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