Born in 1960. Holds degrees in Bachelor of Science, MBBS & LLB. Joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1991. Served at Headquarters as Section Officer (1993 & 2001-2003) as Director (2009-2013).

On deputation with Income Tax as Assistant Commissioner Income Tax (1994-1996 and as Assistant Director Income Tax (1996-2000). Held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Missions abroad: Buenos Aires (2003-2006), Prague (2006-2009) and Wellington (2013-2015). Served as Ambassador of Pakistan to Turkmenistan (2015-2017).

He is married.