The ECO Chairmanship is rotated amongst the Member States in the beginning of each year based on alphabetical cycle.
As the current Chair of the Organization, the Islamic Republic of Iran assumed the ECO Chairmanship on January 1, 2024.
The Honourable Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, H.E. Dr. Hossein Amir-Abdollahian is the current Chairman of the ECO Council of Ministers (COM).
The Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic to ECO of Iran and Director General for Multilateral Economic Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Amb. Seyed Jalaledin Alavi Sabzevari is the present Chairman of the ECO Council of Permanent Representatives (CPR).