Director, Middle East and South Asia
Javed has a distinguished background in Diplomacy, Media, and Public Life most recently as Pakistan’s Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain. For over a decade he has held key government and diplomatic positions at the highest level including Pakistan’s Ambassador at Large, and Prime Minister’s Special Envoy. In these roles he advised and assisted the government in building positive relations, expanding trade and economic ties, and promoting investment opportunities. Currently he is the President of the Diplomat Business Club, a prestigious network that connects diplomats and business leaders. Prior to joining the government, Javed was a noted media personality on a leading television channel which started in the UK, and later expanded to Middle East and Pakistan.