New Consul General and Consul in LA

Los Angeles, CA: Syed Ibne Abbas and K.K. Ahsan Wagan have taken over as Consul General and Consul at the Pakistan Consulate, Los Angeles. Their curriculum vitae appears below:

Syed Ibne Abbas

Consul General of Pakistan




• Holds Master’s degrees in Political Science and International Relations

• Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1983.

• Held various diplomatic assignments at Pakistan Missions aboard: Berne (1989-1992), Geneva (1992-1994), Canberra (1998-2001) and New Delhi (2001-2004).

• Served at Headquarters as the Officer (1985-1989) and Director (1997 & 2004). He also worked as the Deputy Secretary, Prime Minister’s Secretariat (1995-1997).

• Served as Director General at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2004-2006)

• He has represented Pakistan and led Pakistan delegations on several occasions on bilateral and multi-lateral forums.

• He is married and has three sons.

Consul K.K. Ahsan Wagan

• Masters Degrees in Public Administration.
• Masters in International Relations.
• Masters in International Trade Law and Economics/WTO.
• Started professional career with National Bank of Pakistan as an Assistant Manager.
• Joined Civil Service of Pakistan in 1993. (Worked as Assistant Secretary in Prime Minister’s Secretariat- (December, 1994-October, 1996).
• Joined Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1996.
• Served at Headquarter as Desk Officer 1997 to October, 2000
• Held diplomatic assignments at Pakistani Missions abroad; Kathmandu, Nepal (November 2000-August 2004). .
Deputy Director Economic Coordination (August 2005 – June, 2006), Ministry of Foreign Affairs



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