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Born in 1962.
Holds Master’s degree in Economics as well as Master’s degree in International Relations and International Economics from John Hopkins University, USA.
Joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1986.
Served at the Headquarters as Desk Officer (1988-1989 & 1991-1994), Director (2000-2003), Director General (Europe), Director General (Foreign Minister’s Office), and Spokesperson (2010-2013), and Special Secretary Foreign Affairs (2019-2020).
Held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Missions abroad:
Washington (1989-1991), Nairobi (1994-1998), The Hague (1998-2000), New Delhi (2004-2006) and Washington D.C. (2006-2010).
Served as Ambassador of Pakistan to The Netherlands (2013-2016) and to the UAE (2016-2019).
Presently, he is serving as High Commissioner of Pakistan to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland since 14 September 2020.
Received the Order of Independence Award from the Government of the United Arab Emirates.
He is married and has three children. His wife Ms. Leena Salim Moazzam was also a career diplomat.