About Us

WANA (West Asia News Agency) has been established to present the best services to foreign media and press. We have cooperated with industry leaders for more than three decades, helping each other to gain valuable experiences in the field of media. Our acclimation to business in Iran and our accessibility are our main assets, and we transfer this experience to our clients. We have covered the most important events in Iran and are proud of being known as a professional, credible, and hardworking team among media offices in the country. It is obvious that 30 years of continuous work in various fields of news and documentaries is a guarantee of well-placed trust. WANA has also obtained all required licenses and permits of media activity in Iran. You may contact us for more information.


Reza Ganji

Founder & CEO

  • AP Television News Bureau Chief & Senior Producer in Iran
  • WTN – World Television News Producer
  • Reuters – TIMA Bureau Chief in Iran – Media Expert
  • Political Analyst
  • Experience Working with Major Media Outlets Around the World

Majid Asgaripour

Head of Photo Dep

  • Mehr News Agency Photographer since 2005
  • Head of Photo Dept. & Photographer at Diyar Magazine
  • Photographer of the Year of the Iranian Press in 2010
  • Winner of Iran Photo of the Year in Document Portrait in 2019
  • Experience with Photo Coverage at Various International Events

Erfan Assar


  • Cameraman and Editor at IRIB, 2009-2012
  • Cameraman, Editor, and Technical Manager at Shiva Rasaneh 2014-2018
  • Advertisement Manager at Yekta Film Tehran Studio, 2018-2020
  • Experience as a freelance creator cooperationg with AFC

Naser Safarzadeh


  • TIMA Coordinator¬†
  • TIMA – Reuters Cameraman
  • BBC FOUR & BBC TWO Documentaries Coordinator