New Auditor-General of Pakistan

New Auditor-General of Pakistan


The President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan has appointed Mr. Javaid Jehangir as the Auditor-General of Pakistan and he has formally assumed the office of the Auditor-General of Pakistan on August 17, 2017 for a four year period.

Mr. Javaid Jehangir brings to his job rich and varied experience gathered over a span of more than thirty five years in public service on various key posts of the Government of Pakistan in areas of Public Financial Management, Auditing and Accounting. Mr. Javaid Jehangir is a retired officer of Pakistan Audit & Accounts Service. Before retirement he was Additional Auditor-General in the office of the Auditor General of Pakistan.

Mr. Javaid Jehangir’s areas of professional expertise include: Public Sector Audit Policy Formulation, Management and Implementation of policies & Reforms, Strengthening of Governance and accountability framework, Management of public expenditure for efficient financial reporting and compliance to Regulatory Regime, Public Sector Financial Management and as a resource person he was effective in Change Management and Capacity Building of Pakistan Audit and Accounts Service (PA&AS).

As an Advisor of Performance Audit in SAI Botswana he successfully carried out change management through on job training of personnel of SAI Botswana. He had effective interaction with international development donors like World Bank, Asian Development Bank, USAID, JICA etc on issues relating to public sector auditing in Pakistan.

Mr. Javaid Jehangir holds Master’s degree in English Literature and also possesses a Bachelors degree with Economics & Political Science. He is a fellow of US GAO International Auditor Fellowship Programme.
For additional information, please contact the Office of the Auditor-General of Pakistan:
Web site:

Leave a Reply