Sarkis Dikran Izmirlian was born in Switzerland. He attended the Taft School in Watertown, Connecticut, where he serves as a trustee. Izmirlian is a graduate of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in International Business and Finance.
After graduating from Georgetown, he was employed in the New York offices of J.P. Morgan. Since leaving J.P. Morgan, Izmirlian has been actively involved in his family’s businesses, which include commercial real estate investment and development, commodities trading, agricultural and intralogistics equipment manufacturing, and financial investments. Currently, he is the CEO of TradeInvest Asset Management Ltd.
Also, Izmirlian serves on the boards of numerous philanthropic organizations, including the Izmirlian Foundation.