Permanent Representative


 

 H.E. Mr.  Mohammad  Khazaee

Ambassador

Permanent Representative

 

 H.E. Mr. Mohammad Khazaee, the Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, assumed his new responsibilities on 18 July 2007. He presented his credentials to the Secretary General on 25 July 2007.

 

Academic Qualifications:

B.A. Business Administration, Gilan University-Iran;

M.A. International Transaction, George Mason University-USA;

 

Positions & Memberships:

2007-2014: Ambassador & Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations;

2013: Vice Chairman of the Board of UNICEF;

2011: Vice President of the General Assembly of the United Nations;

2009: President of the UNDP/UNFPA Executive Board;

2004-2009: Vice Chairman of Investment Committee, OPEC Fund;

2003-2013: Board Member of Iran-Misr Development Bank (Iran-Egyptian Bank, Cairo- Egypt);

2003-2007: Chairman and Member of the Board of Iran Foreign Investment Company (IFIC);

2002-2009: Member of the Board of Governor of the OPEC Fund;

2002-2007:

             • Alternate Governor for the Islamic Development Bank;

             • Member of Bureau of International Economic Coordination, Ministry of Foreign Affairs;

         • Vice Minister for International Affairs , Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance , and President of  Organization for Economic and Technical Assistance of Iran;

2002-2006: Member of the Supervisory Board of IFIC Holding Company (HAC­ Germany);

 2002-2005: Chairman of the Board of Foreign Investment Company;

1988-2002:

              • Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the World Bank;

              • Member of World Bank Committees: Planning, Development and Personal;

1982-1983: Rapporteur of Banking Reform Committee the Parliament;

1982-1988: Rapporteur of Economic Committee of the Parliament;

1981-1990: Founder and Member of the Board of Farabi Cinema Foundation;

1981-1988:
              • Member of Parliament of the Islamic Republic of Iran, from the city of Rasht;

              • Lecturer and Instructor at Allameh University (Tehran), on Macro Economic and Philosophy;

1982-1986: Jury, “Fajr Film Festival” Tehran-Iran;

1980-1981: Director General, Radio & TV Organization, Gilan Province-Iran.

 

Personal Data:

Born on 12th April 1953;

Married and has three children;