Mohammad Mokhber
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Mokhber in 2019
Member of Expediency Discernment Council
Assumed office
20 September 2022
Appointed byAli Khamenei
ChairmanSadeq Larijani
Vice President of Iran
Assumed office
8 August 2021
PresidentEbrahim Raisi
Preceded byEshaq Jahangiri
President of Execution of Imam Khomeini's Order
In office
15 July 2007 – 7 December 2021
Appointed byAli Khamenei
Preceded byMohammad Javad Iravani
Succeeded byAref Norouzi (acting)
Personal details
Mohammad Mokhber Dezfuli

1955 (age 67–68)
Dezful, Pahlavi Iran
Political partyIndependent
OccupationPolitician • executive manager
WebsiteGovernment website

Mohammad Mokhber Dezfuli (Persian: محمد مخبر دزفولی) (born 1955) is an Iranian politician who is the 7th and current first vice president of Iran since 8 August 2021. He is also currently a member of the Expediency Discernment Council. He was former head of the Execution of Imam Khomeini's Order (EIKO), the chairman of board at Sina Bank and deputy governor of Khuzestan Province. He was born in Dezful, Iran.[1][2][3][4]

Early life and education

Mohammad Mokhber was born in 1955.[5] He possesses two doctoral degrees, including a doctorate academic paper (and a MA) in the subject of "international rights"; he has also a doctorate degree in the subject of management.[6] As well as doctoral, Mokhber holds a MA in management field, too.[7]


In July 2010, the European Union included Mohammad Mokhber, president of Setad (Execution of Imam Khomeini's Order), in a list of persons and entities it was sanctioning for alleged involvement in the issue of “nuclear or ballistic missiles activities.” After passing two years, this sanction removed Mokhber from the mentioned list.[8]

See also


  1. ^ Ayatollah Raisi appoints Dr Mohammad Mokhber as 1st VP Archived 8 August 2021 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Mohammad Mokhber named as first Vice President of Iran". 11 August 2021.
  3. ^ "Ayatollah Raisi appoints Dr Mohammad Mokhber as 1st VP".
  4. ^ "New chapter has opened in Iran-Turkmenistan ties: VP". 9 January 2022.
  5. ^ "بیوگرافی : محمد مخبر (1334-)".
  6. ^ Mohammad Mokhber Retrieved 14 August 2020
  7. ^ Mohamad Mokhber is going to Execution of Imam Khomeini's Order Retrieved 14 August 2020
  8. ^ Special Report: Khamenei's conglomerate thrived as sanctions squeezed Iran -- Mohammad Mokhber Retrieved 16 August 2020