Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans .

Marty Youssefiani

With more than 26 years of experience in the areas of strategic communications, public affairs and crisis management, Mr. Youssefiani has provided strategic counsel to multinational corporations, foreign governments, private charities, special interest groups, as well as candidates for public office. 

Since Spring 2010 Mr. Youssefiani has served as President & CEO of Caspian Renewable Energy, Inc. with a focus on bringing American technology and know-how in harnessing clean solar energy to emerging and developing markets of the Persian Gulf.

Previously, from 1999 – 2012, Marty served as Executive Vice President of Marsh Copsey International, an award-winning strategic, political counseling practice based out of Washington DC with sovereign and corporate clients worldwide. 

For a window of six years, 1993-1999, Mr. Youssefiani served as Vice President and board member of the Edward J. Rollins International Company.  In that capacity, he provided strategic counsel to international clients with ranging needs from communications, public affairs and crisis management.

Mr. Youssefiani’s professional career began in 1988, as an Account Executive, at Hill and Knowlton Public Affairs Worldwide Co. (then the world’s largest public affairs firm) specializing in press relations and congressional affairs.
On the political front, Marty has extensive experience in grassroots campaigning and issue advocacy, resulting from varied civic and political campaign work.   He has directed grassroots political efforts for four United States Senate campaigns, worked on a winning presidential campaign and directed ground breaking strategic communications campaigns in support of thought leaders and high profile international political personalities.

Residents of Potomac Village in Maryland, the Youssefianis share their home with “Hunter Montgomery,” an exuberant English Springer Spaniel, the de facto mayor of Sunnyfield Court !