Islamabad: Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif has appointed Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhry as Pakistan’s ambassador to the US .

Aizaz is working as Foreign Secretary of Pakistan . He will take charge of the office after completion of contract of the current ambassador Jalil Abbas Jilani.

He has previously served as a political counselor in Pakistani embassy in US and represented the country in the United Nations Organization (UNO) for over six years. He had also remianed as Pakistan s ambassador to Netherlands from 2009-2012.