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    * Majid Namjoo *

    مجید نامجو


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    (Wikipedia) - Majid Namjoo Majid Namjoo Minister of Energy President Preceded by Succeeded by Personal details Born Nationality Alma mater
    In office 24 August 2009 – 15 August 2013
    Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
    Parviz Fattah
    Hamid Chitchian
    (1963-01-05) 5 January 1963 (age 51) Tehran, Iran
    Iranian
    Shahid Bahonar University

    Majid Namjoo (مجيد نامجو in Persian) (born 5 January 1963) is an Iranian politician who was the minister of energy from 24 August 2009 to 15 August 2013.

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    Early life

    Namjoo was born in Tehran on 5 January 1963.

    Career

    Namjoo was member of Kerman city Council from 2001 to 2008 and became deputy minister of energy in February 2008. President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad nominated Namjoo as minister of energy in August 2009 and he was approved by the Majlis as minister with 210 out of 290 votes. Namjoo''s tenure ended on 15 August 2013 and he was replaced by Hamid Chitchian in the post.

    Sanctions

    Namjoo was put by the European Union into the sanction list due to his connection to Iran''s nuclear program on 16 October 2012.

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