Tahir Hussain Andrabi assumed the office of Pakistan’s Ambassador to the Republic of Tunisia, concurrently accredited to the Republic of Malta in August 2021.
Prior to this, he was Ambassador/Deputy Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva (2017-2021).
Ambassador Andrabi previous postings are: Embassy of Pakistan, Beijing, China as Counsellor (2013-15) and Second Secretary (2001-05); and Permanent Mission of Pakistan to the United Nations, New York as Counsellor (2009-13).
In the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, he has served as Desk Officer/Deputy Director dealing with Africa, India and Kashmir Affairs in varying times from 1999-2006. He was Deputy Director Foreign Secretary’s Office (2006-7), Director Foreign Secretary’s Office (2008-9), Director India (2015) and Director Foreign Minister’s Office (2015-17).
Ambassador Andrabi holds a degree from King Edward Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan; a Fellowship from Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA; and a Graduate Certification in Chinese Language from Beijing Language and Culture University, China.
He is married, with a son and a daughter.