The Government of Bangladesh, with the concurrence of the Government of Sri Lanka has decided to appoint Mr. Tarik Ahsan, currently serving as Director General in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs as the new High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Sri Lanka, in succession to the current High Commissioner Mr. Sufiur Rahman.
A career diplomat, Mr. Tarik Ahsan belongs to the 09th batch of BCS (Foreign Affairs) cadre. In his distinguished diplomatic career, he has served in Bangladesh Missions in New York, Riyadh, Jakarta and Berlin in various capacities.
Mr. Tarik Ahsan holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology. He has also done a Post-Graduate Diploma in International Relations & Development from International Institute of Social Studies, The Hague, and attended training courses in New York and Singapore.