|Hemming Jorgensen (born 1939) graduated as a civil engineer in 1962 (MSc Technical University of Denmark), as a business economist in 1974 (B.Comm. Copenhagen Business School), and an iranologist in 2010 (PhD University of Copenhagen). His engineering career included jobs in Switzerland, Iran, Denmark and Indonesia.
||For 15 years he was technical advisor and subsequently project director until retirement at the European Investment Bank. He worked as a senior consultant for various international agencies before embarking on the Iranian Project at the University of Copenhagen.