Member of the Foreign Service of Pakistan with 35 Years of bilateral and multilateral experience.
Presently serving as Foreign Secretary of Pakistan since December 2013.
Earlier he served as the Spokesperson of the foreign Ministry.
In the Ministry of foreign Affairs, Mr. Chaudhry has served as Additional Foreign Secretary for UN and Disarmament Affairs, and Director General for relations with South Asian countries, in which capacity he has remained closely associated with the peace process with India.
Overseas, he served as Ambassador of Pakistan to the Netherlands, where he engaged in active public diplomacy in cooperation with Pakistani community to win friends for Pakistan. He also authored a book “Pakistan mirrored to Dutch eyes” published by Sangemeel publications.
In his other overseas assignments, Mr. Chaudhry served as Deputy Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations in New York, Chef de Cabinet to the Secretary General of ECO in Tehran, and Pakistan Embassies in Washington, Doha and Cairo.
Holds Masters in International Relations degree from Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Medford, Massachusetts, and a First Class First Bachelor of Science degree from Punjab University, Lahore.
Mr. Chaudhry is married, and has three children.
He was born in 1958.