Iranian tech firm preparing for fundraising drive

An Iranian tech firm which recently relocated to Dublin is planning to raise significant venture capital funding ahead of the global launch of its first product later this year.

14th September, 2013
Parsa Ghaffari.

An Iranian tech firm which recently relocated to Dublin is planning to raise significant venture capital funding ahead of the global launch of its first product later this year.

Founded by Iranian Parsa Ghaffari, Aylien, which has developed a cutting-edge online discussion platform called Talkee, moved to Ireland a year ago following a $500,000 investment from SOSventures, the equity firm headed by the Cork-based entrepreneur Sean O'Sullivan.

Ghaffari had originally left Iran to take his business...

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