Mehran Dehghan studied in Tehran and Cairo and began his banking career in 1968 in Tehran. Since 1977 he worked for Bank Melli’s branch in Saudi Arabia. In 1982 Mr. Dehghan joined United Saudi Commercial Bank in Jeddah. Three years later he was appointed as manager of Bank Melli’s Düsseldorf Branch. In 1995 Mr. Dehghan joined the Hamburg Branch and was appointed branch manager in 2002.




Before graduating with a diploma from the Bankakademie Frankfurt in 1994, Christian Ferchland completed a bank apprenticeship.

In 1989 he joined the Bond Sales and Trading Departement of Landesbank Rheinland Pfalz in Mainz and was appointed Head of this department in 1996. In 1999 he joined Rheinhyp AG in Frankfurt as Director of the Capital Markets Division. From July 2000 he worked as Managing Director and Member of the Management Board of Rheinhyp Bank Europe plc in Dublin, Ireland. From October 2003 Christian Ferchland was a Member of the Management Board of Evangelische Bank eG in Kiel.  

Christian Ferchland has been Managing Director of Bank Melli´s branch in Hamburg since November 2021.