Jannati has very close ties to Supreme Leader circuits;
Ali Jannati is an Iranian politician and former diplomat who is currently serving as the head of Iranian presidential administration since January 7, 2018. He was minister of culture from 15 August 2013 until his resignation on 19 October 2016;
Ali Jannati – Member of the Board in Iran Foreign Investment Company;
IFIC (Iranian Foreign Investment Company), was established in 1997 as a subsidiary of the Iranian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance. The Company was established in order to manage and expand Iran’s holdings abroad. On March 8, 2010, IFIC and its holding Company, Ihag (based in Dusseldorf, Germany) were designated by OFAC;
Jannati was born in 1949. He is the son of Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati, head of Iranian Guardian Council and Tehran’s interim prayer leader. He is a graduate of the Haqqani school in Qom.
Jannati has had various positions in different public institutions of Iran. He began his career in the Revolutionary Guards as being commander-in-chief of Armed Forces in Khorasan Province. Then he was appointed governor general of Khuzestan Province. Then he joined the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), and served as its manager in the Ahvaz branch and as judiciary envoy to IRIB.
He served as deputy minister of culture for international affairs. He was Iran’s ambassador to Kuwait from 1998 to 2005 and deputy interior minister for political affairs from 2005 to 2006.
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» Iran Foreign Investment Company (IFIC) Operating Freely in Germany;