Our Leaders

MP Ibrahim Mohamed Solih (Ibu) has served as the MP for Hinnavaru since 1995. As one of the country’s most senior and experience politicians, MP Ibu played a leading role in the formation of the MDP and the national reform movement, as part of the Special Majlis that drafted the new Constitution.

Mohamed Nasheed

President of MDP / Parliament Speaker ( MP for Machchangolhi Central constituency )

Mohamed Nasheed was the Maldives’ first democratically elected president (2008-2012). He remains a figurehead for the promotion of human rights and democracy, and an international icon for action against climate change.

President Nasheed was elected as the President of the Maldivian Democratic Party in August 2014.

Fayyaz Ismail

Chairperson / Minister of Economic Development

Mohamed Shifaz

Vice President of MDP

Mohamed Shifaz is the Vice President of MDP. He was the Member of Parliament for Baarshu Constituency (2009-2014).

He was elected the Vice President of MDP in August 2014.

Ibrahim Waheed

Deputy Chairperson

Ibrahim Waheed was elected as Deputy Chairperson on 25th October 2022. He has been the President of MDP Nolhivaram Constituency since 2010, and was the President of Alifu Alifu Constituency from 2005-2010. Served as the member and Chairperson of MDP Elections Committee (2005-2015). Ibrahim Waheed was the Deputy managing Director of FENAKA Corporation from 2019- 2022, and the Minister of State for Health and Family from 2009-2012 and also Chairman of National Social Protection Agency(NSPA) from 2009-2012.

Ahmed Abdulla

Deputy Chairperson / MP for Baarashu constituency

Mohamed Aslam

MP for Hithadhoo North constituency/ Parliamentary group Leader

Shaazly Shafeeg

Secretary General