Dr. Humayun Khan is the Chairman of NRSP-Institute of Rural Management.
was educated at the prestigious Bishop Cotton School in Simla, India, and later at Edwardes College Peshawar and at Trinity College
He holds an honors degree, and a MA from Cambridge University.
was called to the Bar from Lincoln's Inn, London in 1954.
Later, he earned another MA and a Doctorate from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles.
He joined the then Civil Service of Pakistan (CSP) in 1955 and was Home Secretary, NWFP in the NAP-JUI Government in 1972-73, after which he moved to the Pakistan Foreign Service.
He served in the country's missions in Moscow and the UNO at Geneva, before he was appointed Ambassador to Bangladesh in 1979.
In 1984 he became Ambassador to India.
returned as Foreign Secretary of Pakistan in 1988, and held the post till 1989.
retired from government service in 1992 but was immediately selected as Head of the Commonwealth Foundation
has since served on the National Finance Commission
, and on the Board of the National Rural Support Program.
He also works with the Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy, and on a number of committees dealing with relations between the countries of South Asia.
has written extensively on Indo-Pak relations and is co-author of Diplomatic Divide, published in India.