JAMAICA, Kingston (14 April 2016) – – His Excellency, Mr. Mohammad Ziauddin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, presented his credentials to Secretary-General Nii Allotey Odunton on 13 April 2016 as the new Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the International Seabed Authority.

Ambassador Ziauddin began his career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Bangladesh in 1974.  He has since travelled widely representing the Government of Bangladesh.  Some of his postings include Deputy Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations, Ambassador to Italy, Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Permanent Representative to the FAO, WFP and IFAD.

Prior to his appointment as Ambassador to the USA, he held the post of Ambassador-at-Large in the office of the Honourable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina with the rank and status of State Minister to the Government of Bangladesh.

CaptionHis Excellency, Mr. Mohammad Ziauddin and Secretary-General Nii Allotey Odunton