Qureshi congratulated the newly appointed international secretary on assuming cost and stated Mahmood is a seasoned and skilled diplomat.
“He has a protracted expertise of serving at necessary positions together with because the excessive commissioner to India,” Qureshi stated.
Mahmood in his remarks stated that he’ll make the utmost efforts to carry out his duties to the perfect of his capabilities.
In the course of the assembly, the 2 mentioned the completely different contours of international coverage.
Mahmood who beforehand served as Pakistan’s Excessive Commissioner to India replaces Tehmina Janjua, who retired on April 16 after serving within the place for 2 years.
He has beforehand served as Pakistan’s ambassador to Turkey.
Earlier than that, he served because the ambassador to Thailand and everlasting consultant to the UNESCP Bangkok for 4 years until 2013.
Mahmood has additionally served as political coordinator for Pakistan’s delegation to the UN Safety Council earlier than assuming workplace in Bangkok.
He was Extra International Secretary for America on the headquarters earlier than leaving for Thailand.