Mr. Aftab Anwar Baloch an officer of Pakistan Customs Service belongs to Seventh Common Training Programme. He joined service of Government of Pakistan during 1980 and possesses 32 years of rich experience both in formulation and implementation of fiscal policy relating to levy charge and collection of Federal Taxes i.e. Customs Duty, Sales Tax, Federal Excise Duty etc.
He belongs to Sindh Province and has served on various positions throughout Pakistan under the Federal Board of Revenue. He has also served as Minister (Trade) in the Embassy of Pakistan, Moscow (Russian Federation) during 2005 to 2008 with accreditation to Belarus.
He has extensively travelled abroad and has been instrumental in the compilation of WHO Technical Manual on Tobacco Tax Administration published by World Health Organization and has attended various meetings/seminars in Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, America on Tobacco Taxation and FCTC besides attending Seminar on Revised Kyoto Convention in Maldives under World Custom Organization and Course on Tax Administration in USA.
He also possesses research experience in introduction of Sales Tax under VAT Mode and Tobacco Taxation Joint Research Study Project under FBR-WHO Collaboration.
At present he is working as Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Finance looking after Internal Finance and Investment Wing.