H.E. Ahmad Farooq Ambassador of Pakistan to Kingdom of Denmark
2000: Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan
Since 29th April 2020: Ambassador of Pakistan to the Kingdom of Denmark.
2013-2016: Counsellor/Alternate Permanent Representative of Pakistan at the Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the Rome-based UN Agencies, Rome.
2010-2013: Counsellor Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations, New York. Member of Pakistan’s Security Council team during Pakistan’s membership of the UN Security Council from 2012 to 2013.
2003-2006: Consul at the Consulate General of Pakistan, Los Angeles.
Postings in Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Islamabad:
2018-2020: Director General (Counter Terrorism) dealing with counter terrorism at the United Nations and other multilateral forums.
2016-2018 and 2008-2010: Director United Nations, dealing with UN General Assembly, UN Security Council, Counter Terrorism, UN Peacekeeping and other political and peace and security issues.
2000-2003: Assistant Director in the United Nations Division.
Master’s in International Relations, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, Boston, USA.
Bachelor’s Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.
Several trainings in public sector management.
Married to Ayesha Ahmad, and has two children, a son and a daughter.