President of the Storting Masud Gharahkhani and Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs in Kiev
Masud Gharahkhani (born 22 September 1982) is a Norwegian politician for the Labour Party from the city of Drammen. He is currently an MP for Buskerud since 2017, and the President of the Storting since 2021. Masud Gharahkhani emigrated to Norway with his family in 1987 and grew up in Skotselv in Øvre Eiker. His family is originally from Piranshahr. His father is politician and trade unionist Bijan Gharakhani. After attending Rosthaug senior high school, he enrolled at Gjøvik University College studying radiography, graduating as a radiologic technologist, and has been employed by Blefjell Hospital. He has also been employed as secretary-general for the Buskerud Labour party.