H. E. MR. AMJAD HUSSAIN B. SIAL
SECRETARY GENERAL OF SAARC
MSc Degree in Defense and Strategic Studies.
Diploma in International Relations and Economic Cooperation, German Foundation for International Development, Berlin.
Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1983.
Served at the Headquarters as Section Officer (1984-1987 & 1991-1993), Director (1993-1994 & 2000-2002) and Director General (2006-2009), Director General (2011), Additional Foreign Secretary (2014), and Special Secretary (2015-2016).
Held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Missions abroad: Vienna (1987-1990), Harare (1994-1996) and New York (1996-2000).
Remained on deputation with SAARC Secretariat, Kathmandu (2003-2006).
Served as Ambassador/Alternate Permanent Representative, at the Pakistan Permanent Mission to the UN, New York (2009-2011).
Also served as Ambassador of Pakistan to the Republic of Tajikistan (2011-2014).
Presently, he is serving as Secretary General of SAARC w.e.f. 01 March 2017.
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