Information Systems of Iran (ISIRAN)

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear
  • Missile
  • Military

Address: 

Shahid Sarafroz Street 30, Tehran

Phone: 

+98 21 8738811

Fax: 

+98 21 8739197

E-Mail: 

pour@isiran.com

Entity Web Site: 

www.isiran.com

An information technology company; affiliated with Iran's Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MODAFL), according to the U.S. Treasury Department; has been a subsidiary of Iran Electronics Industries (IEI), which was identified by the Treasury Department as being owned or controlled by MODAFL; has assisted MODAFL with data processing systems.

Specializes in mainframes, minicomputers, and computer hardware and software.

Activities have also included data automation and processing, setting up computer sites, managing network design and establishment, LAN development, and software migration; has completed projects in the military, public, and private sectors and operated manufacturing plants in Shiraz and Tehran; reportedly sells computer monitors and hardware.

Partners have included Iran-based Advanced Information and Communication Technology Center (AICTC); signed a memorandum of cooperation with the National Foundation of Elites (Bonyad-e-Nokhbegan Melli).

Subsidiaries have included Iranian Computer Industries and the ISIRAN Industries Institute.

Has reportedly been equipped with a full duplex for a symmetric internet connection through Kuwait and Canada.

Personnel have included Abdul-Majid Riazi, Reza Pahlavan Hosseini (commercial manager), and Ali Hakim Javadi; has cooperated with Hamid Reza Rabiee.

Established in 1972 or 1973; company registration number is reportedly 15896.

Sanctions

Added on July 12, 2012, to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their delivery systems; foreign parties facilitating transactions for the entity or otherwise assisting the entity are subject to U.S. sanctions; also subject to the Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations; foreign financial institutions facilitating transactions for the entity may be prohibited from opening or maintaining correspondent or payable-through accounts in the United States.

Listed by the Japanese government in 2020 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to missiles and nuclear weapons.

Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

August 13, 2020