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SYED IFTIKHAR HUSSAIN BABAR
Federal Secretary to the Government of Pakistan

Syed Iftikhar Hussain Babar, Federal Secretary (BS-22) is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Service. He has done his graduation from Government College, Lahore (Pakistan) in 1980 with major subjects of Economics and Political Science.  In 1983 he has done his Masters in Public Administration with major in Financial &Personnel Management from University of the Punjab.  In 1990, he did his second Masters in Development Studies with major in Public Policy from the Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, the Netherlands.

He has rich experience of both Provincial and Federal Government assignments.  He also served as Minister Economic in the Embassy of Pakistan – Japan (2008-11).

On promotion to BS-21 he served as Additional Secretary in Prime Minister’s Secretariat, Managing Director Overseas Pakistanis Foundation and in the Economic Affairs Division.  On promotion to BS-22, he served as Secretary Board of Investment. On 22nd December, 2016 he has been posted as Federal Secretary, Wafaqi Mohtasib (Federal Ombudsman) Secretariat.