List of current vice presidents and designated acting presidents

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This is a list of vice presidential or similar positions, and the current office holders:

Member states of the United NationsEdit

Country Vice President(s) Since
  Afghanistan Vice Presidents Amrullah Saleh (First)
Sarwar Danish (Second)
9 March 2020
29 September 2014
  Angola Vice President Bornito de Sousa 26 September 2017
  Argentina Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner[a] 10 December 2019
  Australia Designated Acting Governor-General (ex officio) Paul de Jersey (Administrator of the Commonwealth and Governor of Queensland) 1 July 2015
  Azerbaijan Vice President Mehriban Aliyeva[b] 21 February 2017
  Bolivia Vice President vacant 10 November 2019
  Botswana Vice President Slumber Tsogwane 4 April 2018
  Brazil Vice President Hamilton Mourão 1 January 2019
  Bulgaria Vice President Iliana Iotova 22 January 2017
  Burundi Vice President Prosper Bazombanza 24 June 2020
  Chile Designated Acting President (ex officio) Gonzalo Blumel (Minister of the Interior and Public Security) 28 October 2019
  People's Republic of China Vice President Wang Qishan 17 March 2018
  Colombia Vice President Marta Lucía Ramírez 1 August 2018
  Costa Rica Vice Presidents Epsy Campbell Barr (First)
Marvin Rodríguez Cordero (Second)
8 May 2018
8 May 2018
  Croatia Designated Acting President (ex officio) Gordan Jandroković (Speaker of Parliament) 5 May 2017
  Cuba Vice President Salvador Valdés Mesa 10 October 2019
  Cyprus Vice President Vacant 1974
  Dominican Republic Vice President Margarita Cedeño de Fernández 16 August 2012
  Ecuador Vice President María Alejandra Muñoz 7 July 2020
  El Salvador Vice President Félix Ulloa 1 June 2019
  Equatorial Guinea Vice President Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue 22 June 2016
  France Designated Acting President (ex officio) Gérard Larcher (President of the Senate) 2014
  Fiji Designated Acting President (ex officio) Kamal Kumar (Chief Justice) 2019
  Gabon Vice President Vacant 21 May 2019
  Gambia Vice President Isatou Touray 15 March 2019
  Georgia Designated Acting President (ex officio) Archil Talakvadze (Chairperson of the Parliament) 25 June 2019
  Germany Designated Acting President (ex officio) Dietmar Woidke (President of the Bundesrat and Minister President of Brandenburg) 1 November 2019
  Ghana Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia 7 January 2017
  Greece Designated Acting President (ex officio) Konstantinos Tasoulas 18 July 2019
  Guatemala Vice President Guillermo Castillo 14 January 2020
  Guyana Vice President Bharrat Jagdeo 2 August 2020
  Honduras Vice Presidents Ricardo Antonio Alvarez Arias (First)
Olga Margarita Alvarado Rodríguez (Second)
María Antonia Rivera Rosales (Third)
27 January 2014
27 January 2018
27 January 2018
  Iceland Presidential Commission Katrín Jakobsdóttir (Prime Minister)
Steingrímur J. Sigfússon (Speaker of the Alþing)
Þorgeir Örlygsson (President of the Supreme Court)
30 November 2017
28 October 2017
1 January 2017
  India Vice President Venkaiah Naidu 11 August 2017
  Indonesia Vice President Ma'ruf Amin 20 October 2019
  Iran Vice Presidents Eshaq Jahangiri (First Vice-President) 4 August 2013

2 August 2016

9 August 2017
4 October 2013

9 August 2017

20 August 2017

13 August 2017

16 August 2013
20 August 2017

15 September 2013

2 August 2016

13 August 2017

  Iraq Vice Presidents Vacant 2 October 2018
  Ireland Presidential Commission Frank Clarke (Chief Justice)
Denis O'Donovan (Cathaoirleach)
Seán Ó Fearghaíl (Ceann Comhairle)
  Israel Designated Acting President (ex officio) Yuli-Yoel Edelstein (Speaker of the Knesset) 18 March 2013
  Italy Designated Acting President (ex officio) Elisabetta Casellati (President of the Senate) 2018
  Ivory Coast Interim Vice President vacant 8 July 2020
  Kenya Deputy President William Ruto 9 April 2013
  Kiribati Vice President Teuea Toatu 19 June 2019
  North Korea Vice Chairmen of State Affairs Commission
(vice presidents de facto)
Choe Ryong-hae (first vice president)
Pak Pong-ju
11 April 2019
29 June 2016
Vice Chairmen of the Presidium of Supreme People's Assembly (vice presidents de jure) Kim Yong-dae
Thae Hyong-chol
4 September 2009??
11 April 2019
  South Korea Designated Acting President (ex officio) Chung Sye-kyun (Prime Minister) 14 January 2020
  Laos Vice President Phankham Viphavanh 19 April 2016
  Liberia Vice President Jewel Taylor 22 January 2018
Vice President of the Presidential Council of Libya (Tripoli) Ahmed Maiteeq 12 March 2016
Deputy presidents of the House of Representatives of Libya (Tobruk) Imhemed Shaib
Ahmed Huma
  Lithuania Designated Acting President (ex officio) Viktoras Pranckietis (Speaker of the Seimas) 14 November 2016
  Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima 3 February 2020
  Malaysia Timbalan Yang di-Pertuan Agong Nazrin Shah of Perak 13 December 2016
  Maldives Vice President Faisal Naseem 18 November 2018
  Mauritius Vice President Eddy Boissezon 2 December 2019
  Mexico Designated Provisional President (ex officio) Olga Sánchez Cordero (Secretary of the Interior) 1 December 2018
  Micronesia Vice President Yosiwo P. George 11 May 2015
  Myanmar Vice Presidents Myint Swe (First)
Henry Van Thio (Second)
30 March 2016
30 March 2016
  Namibia Vice President Nangolo Mbumba 12 February 2018
    Nepal Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun October 2015
  Nicaragua Vice President Rosario Murillo[c] 10 January 2017
  Nigeria Vice President Yemi Osinbajo 29 May 2015
  Pakistan Designated Acting President (ex officio) Sadiq Sanjrani (Chairman of the Senate) 12 March 2018
  Palau Vice President Raynold Oilouch 19 January 2017
  Panama Vice President Jose Gabriel Carrizo 1 July 2019
  Paraguay Vice President Hugo Velázquez Moreno 15 August 2018
  Peru Vice Presidents vacant (First)
vacant (Second)
7 May 2020
23 March 2018
  Philippines Vice President Leni Robredo 30 June 2016
  Poland Designated Acting President (ex officio) Elżbieta Witek (Marshal of the Sejm) 6 August 2019
  Portugal Designated Acting President (ex officio) Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues (Presidents of the Assembly of the Republic) 23 October 2015
  Romania Designated Acting President (ex officio) Vacant (President of the Senate)
Marcel Ciolacu (President of the Chamber of Deputies)
3 February 2020
  Russia Designated Acting President (ex officio) Mikhail Mishustin (Prime Minister) 16 January 2020
  Seychelles Vice President Vincent Meriton 28 October 2016
  Sierra Leone Vice President Mohamed Juldeh Jalloh 14 April 2018
  Singapore Designated Acting President (ex officio) Eddie Teo (Chairman of the Council of Presidential Advisers) 2 January 2019
  Slovenia Designated Acting President (ex officio) Dejan Židan (Speaker of the National Assembly) 23 August 2018
  South Africa Deputy President David Mabuza 26 February 2018
  South Sudan First Vice President of South Sudan Riek Machar 21 February 2020
Second Vice President of South Sudan James Wani Igga 21 February 2020
Third Vice President of South Sudan Taban Deng Gai 21 February 2020
Fourth Vice President of South Sudan Rebecca Nyandeng Garang 21 February 2020
Fifth Vice President of South Sudan Hussein Abdelbagi 21 February 2020
  Sri Lanka Designated Acting President (ex officio) Mahinda Rajapaksa (Prime Minister) 21 November 2019
  Suriname Vice President Ronnie Brunswijk 16 July 2020[1]
   Switzerland Vice President Guy Parmelin 1 January 2020
  Syria Vice Presidents Farouk al-Sharaa
Najah al-Attar
21 February 2006
21 February 2006
  Tanzania Vice President Samia Suluhu 5 November 2015
  Turkey Vice President Fuat Oktay 10 July 2018
  Uganda Vice President Edward Ssekandi 24 May 2011
  United Arab Emirates Vice President Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum 11 February 2006
  United States Vice President Mike Pence 20 January 2017
  Uruguay Vice President Beatriz Argimón 1 March 2020
  Venezuela Vice President Delcy Rodríguez 14 June 2018
  Vietnam Vice President Đặng Thị Ngọc Thịnh 8 April 2016
Vice President (Aden) Ali Mohsen al-Ahmar 4 April 2016
Deputy Head of the Supreme Political Council (Sana'a) Qassem Labozah 14 August 2016
  Zambia Vice President Inonge Wina 26 January 2015
  Zimbabwe Vice Presidents Constantino Chiwenga
Kembo Mohadi
28 December 2017
28 December 2017

States recognised by some United Nations member statesEdit

Country Vice President Since
  Abkhazia Vice President Badr Gunba 23 April 2020
  Republic of China (Taiwan) Vice President Lai Ching-te 20 May 2020

States recognised by no United Nations member statesEdit

Country Vice President Since
  Somaliland Vice President Abdirahman Saylici 2010

Alternative governments of states recognised by the United NationsEdit

Country Vice President Since
  National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces / Syrian Interim Government Vice Presidents Okab Yahya (First)
Abdel Hakim Bashar (Second)
Dima Moussa (Third)
39 June 2019
30 June 2019
6 May 2018

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Previously served as President of Argentina from 2007 to 2015 and First Lady of Argentina from 2003 to 2007
  2. ^ Currently serving as First Lady of Azerbaijan
  3. ^ Currently serving as First Lady of Nicaragua


  1. ^ "Live blog: Verkiezing president en vicepresident Suriname". De Ware Tijd (in Dutch). Retrieved 13 July 2020.