ISLAMABAD (our correspondent):- The British Government has appointed Dr Christian Turner as High Commissioner for Pakistan.
Dr Christian Turner to Mr Thomas Drew how is serving as British High Commissioner for Pakistan from last three year. According to the statement, Dr Christian Turner will take responsibilities in Dec 2019.
The British High Commission also share biography of new Envoy for Pakistan. The statement told that he has married with Claire Turner and have to kids.
He is also serving as Prime Minister’s International Affairs Adviser and Deputy National Security Adviser since 2017. During 2016-17, he also served as FCO, Director-General Middle-East and North Africa, and Africa and acting Political Director (2017). In 2016, he was also FCO, Director, London Syria Conference
2012 – 2016 Nairobi, British High Commissioner
2009 – 2012 FCO, Director, Middle-East and North Africa
2008 – 2009 FCO, Deputy Director, Middle-East and North Africa
2007 – 2008 Cabinet Office, Director, Middle-East, North Africa and North America, Overseas and Defence Secretariat
2007 No.10, Private Secretary to the Prime Minister
2006 – 2007 FCO roles including project work in Middle-East and North Africa Directorate and for the Special Representative for Climate Change
2003 – 2006 Washington, First Secretary, Energy and Environment.
1998 – 2003 Cabinet Office, roles including Deputy Team Leader in Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit. He also served as Private Secretary to the Minister of State, and Secretary to the Economic and Domestic Committees of Cabinet.