H.E. Mr. Riaz Hamidullah

About the Speaker
  • Profession
    High Commissioner
  • Company
    High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to Sri Lanka.

Mr. Riaz Hamidullah is the High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka. He earlier served as the Director General (Multilateral Economic Affairs) from 2013 to2016. He led the Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF), as Bangladesh held CVF Chair and served in Troika from 2012 to 2015. He is also a key anchor within the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Economic Corridor. On a more specific note, of late, he is the national focal point on the Global Forum for Migration and Development (GFMD), he works as a key anchor within Bangladesh Chairmanship of Ninth GFMD (2016) task team.