Our Team
Press Releases
Mission Gallery
Consular Services
Wafaqi Mohtasib
Complaint Resolution Mechanism
Grievance Commissioner Cell
Handbook for Overseas Pakistanis
One Window Facilitation Desks for Overseas Pakistanis
Focal Persons In Pakistan Missions Abroad
Contact Us


Profile of Mr. Ghulam Dastgir

  • Born in 1960. Holds Master's Degree in International Relations from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.

  • Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1986.

  • Served at Headquarters as Section Officer (1986-1991), as Director (1996-1998 and 2004-2006), as Director General (2011-12) and (2014-15) and as Additional Secretary (2015).

  • Attended several training programmes which include National Management Course at National School of Public Policy in Lahore and National Security workshop at National Defence University Islamabad.

Diplomatic Assignments:

  • Served in different capacities as Third/Second/First Secretary/ Counsellor at Pakistan Missions in Damascus (1991-1995), Singapore (1998-2002), and Nairobi (2002-2004)

  • Director Pakistan at South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Secretariat, Katmandu (2006-2011).

  • Ambassador of Pakistan to Ethiopia (2012- 2013)

  • Assumed charge as Ambassador of Pakistan to Kuwait on 11th February 2016.