Arash Farnoosh

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Associate Professor and Program Supervisor
Executive Master of Management in Energy
Holder of the "Electricity and Digital Transition" Chair

Arash Farnoosh joined IFP School in 2010 as a Lecturer-researcher in the Energy Economics and Management Center. He is currently responsible for the Executive Master of Management in Energy program in partnership with the BI Norwegian Business School. In addition to his academic duties, Arash holds the research Chair in Electricity and Digital Transition. His main areas of interest are energy economics and management, power generation from conventional and renewable resources and their associated markets. He teaches courses and supervises PhD students in these fields and is the author of numerous articles and scientific reports.

Amateur of world history, he is fluent in French, English and Persian. In 2012, 2020 and 2023, he was elected as the "Best Professor" of the Executive Master of Management in Energy and in 2023, he was appointed Knight (Chevalier) in the Order of Academic Palms by the French Republic. Before joining IFP Energies nouvelles, Arash worked for Airbus-France, TotalEnergies and BNP Paribas.

Arash Farnoosh is a graduate engineer from the Institut National des Sciences Appliquées (INSA) and IFP School. He also holds a Master of Research in Fluid Dynamics, Energy and Transfers from the University of Toulouse. With a PhD in Economics from the University of Montpellier, he obtained an accreditation to supervise doctoral research (in French « Habilitation à diriger des recherches » - HDR) from the University of Paris-Nanterre.