Makan Delrahim is President Trump's pick to head the U.S. Justice Department's Antitrust Division.

Here are 5 things you may not know about Delrahim:

At age 10, Delrahim's family immigrated to the U.S. from Iran as Jewish political refugees.

From 2003-2005 he served as a Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Antitrust Division under President George W. Bush.

After Trump was inaugurated Delrahim became White House Counsel & assisted Justice Neil Gorsuch through his confirmation process.

Topping the Antitrust Division's agenda right now:

AT&T's $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner
Bayer's $56 billion purchase of Monsanto

 Read Full Article: Antitrust Nominee Delrahim Must Convince he Can Temper Trump Rants on Megadeals

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.

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