18 May Behzad Bani: founder of Igreg Studio
Entrepreneur in Milan – Italy
The entrepreneurial idea in a sentence
Together with his partner Tara Kaboli, Behzad Bani founded Igreg Studio, a multi-disciplinary platform, with architecture as its area of expertise, which aims to create multimedia content (photos, videos, virtual tour, etc.). After 4 years of intensive work, they have succeeded in expanding their studio bringing in five collaborators in order to form their main team.
Advice for future migrant entrepreneurs
Behzad’s important advice for other migrant entrepreneurs who are eager to start an activity in Italy is to learn the language. In his opinion learning Italian is the most important aspect for a start-up.
His migrant journey
His support network map
In the settlement, he was supported by the Association for Iranian students which facilitates the introduction of Iranian student in Italy, representing a point of reference and support for migrant people that don’t know who to contact.
As regards his business support network, he found help in Airbnb and Booking in order to enter in real estate sector and he was supported by his girlfriend and team in opening a professional website, taking photos for other agencies, thus expanding his network and visibility.
His entrepreneur journey