Zokey Ahad appointed new High Commissioner to Mauritius

Published : 19 Feb 2024 10:11 PM

The government has decided to appoint Zokey Ahad, currently serving as the Consul General of Bangladesh Consulate General in Kunming, China, as the next High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Mauritius. 

According to a press release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a career diplomat, Zokey Ahad belongs to the 17th batch of BCS (Foreign Affairs) Cadre. Joining the service in 1998, he has served extensively both at home and abroad. In his distinguished diplomatic career, he has served in various capacities in Bangladesh missions in Beijing, The Hague, Manchester and Kolkata.

 A graduate from Dhaka City College, Zokey Ahad holds a Master of Commerce from Jagannath University and an MBA from IBA, Dhaka University. Besides, he also earned a Master of Arts in Diplomacy and Trade from Monash University in Australia. He took part in several professional training courses both at home and abroad.