Majid Alavi

Golzar Tower

The office of Majid Alavi, a senior officer in Quds Force's Unit 400, is located in the Golzar Tower in northern Tehran.

New details on Majid Alavi

Alavi's real name is Mohammad Pour Naimi. born: Tehran, 23 March 1957.
He speaks Arabic and has a degree in management. Over the past 18 months, Majid Alavi has been involved intensively in directing Quds Force activity in Syria, to assist the Syrian regime against the insurgents. As part of this activity, Alavi visits Syria routinely. Troughout the years of his activity, Alavi has visited many countries, including in Asia and Europe, using a diplomatic passport and aliases. One of the aliases he uses is Amir Masoud Asadi Tehrani.

Majid Alavi

Majid Alavi is a senior official in the Quds Force's Unit 400 for Special Operations.

Previously, he served in senior positions in the MOIS and among his responsibilities were countries in the Arab world.  On 26 July 2009, Majid Alavi was appointed as deputy intelligence minister, a post he held until shortly before he joined the Quds Force.

Alavi joined Unit 400 in 2011, and has been contributing with his experience to advance operational activity and attacks abroad, mainly in distant countries with which he is familiar from his operational past.