Sarkis Dikran Izmirlian was born in Switzerland and now resides in the Bahamas with his wife and children. He attended the Taft School in Watertown, Connecticut, where he serves as a trustee. He is a graduate of Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business with a B.S. in international business and finance.
After graduating from Georgetown, he was employed in the New York offices of JP Morgan. Since leaving JP Morgan, he has been actively involved in his family’s businesses, which include commercial real estate investment and development, commodities trading, agricultural equipment manufacturing, and financial investments. Currently, he is the CEO of TradeInvest Asset Management Ltd.
He also serves on the board or chairs numerous philanthropic organizations including the Izmirlian Foundation.