Ambassador Iftekhar Aziz


The Director General, Ambassador Iftekhar Aziz is the head of Foreign Service Academy, assisted by Director Programme who is incharge of academic programmes at the academy and Director Administration who deals with administrative and budgetary matters. Ambassador Iftekhar Aziz joined the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1984, where he served at Headquarters as Section Officer (1986-1987 & 1988-1991) & Director (1994-1997) and later as Director General (2006-2009). He has also served as Deputy Secretary at PM Secretariat (1997-1999). Holds various diplomatic assignments at Pakistan Missions abroad
        • Toronto (1991-1994)
        • London (1999-2002)
        • Tashkent (2002-2005)

Served as:

        • Ambassador of Pakistan to Kuwait (2009-2013)
        • Ambassador of Pakistan to Budapest (2013-2015)
        • Additional Secretary (Asia Pacific) – October 2015- January 2016)
Recently served as Additional Secretary (Administration) Ministry of Foreign Affairs and is currently serving as Director General, Foreign Service Academy, Islamabad.