Mr. Masood Khalid was appointed as Ambassador of Pakistan to the
Republic of China in December 2012 . Born on 30
December 1955 and is married. Mr. Masood Khalid, an official of Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has
served in Islamabad
and abroad for about 33 years. Over the years, he has acquired expertise in
various facets of Pakistan's
foreign policy, including multilateral diplomacy and social development, as
well as Pakistan's relations
with China, South Asia and
the United States.
From August 2010 to December 2012, served as High Commissioner for
to Malaysia. From
June 2007 – August 2010, Served as Additional Secretary (Asia Pacific) at
. He has also served as Ambassador of Pakistan to the
(2005-2007). Held various diplomatic assignments in Pakistan Missions abroad; Republic of Korea Seoul (1984-1988), London
(1992-1995), Tashkent (1996-1998) and New York (2001-2005).
Served at Headquarters (1980-1984), Director (1989-1992 & 1998-2000) and
Director General (2000-2001).