Name : Zafar Hilaly
Designation : Former Ambassador
Profession : Political analyst and diplomat,columnist
Political Affiliation : None
Career : Zafar Hilaly is a Pakistani political analyst and diplomat who has previously served as an ambassador to Yemen, Nigeria, and Italy. His forefathers were originally from Persia who fled the court of the last Shah of the Qajar dynasty of Iran in the 19th century for unknown reasons and settled in South India.Hilaly is a columnist and frequently writes for newspapers such as the Daily Times, The Express Tribune,and The News International.