Mr. Htin Lynn, the Permanent Representative of Myanmar to the United Nations and other International Organizations, Geneva.

        Ambassador  Mr. Htin Lynn has been the Permanent Representative/ Ambassador at the Myanmar Mission to the United Nations and other International Organizations in Geneva since September 2016. Prior to this post, He served in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar as Director-General of the International Organizations and Economic Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Myanmar from 2014 to 2016.

 

        Mr. Htin Lynn joined the Myanmar Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1980 and was assigned to Embassy of Myanmar in Ottawa, Canada from 1985 to 1990. He served in the Permanent Mission of  Myanmar to the United Nations, Geneva from 1995 to 1999 as Third Secretary and Second Secretary. He returned to Yangon from 1999 to 2002 served at the International Organizations and Economic Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs as Assistant Director. He later transferred to Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei from 2002 to 2006 as First Secretary and Counsellor. He came back to Geneva as Counsellor and Minister Counsellor from 2009 to 2012. He transferred back to Myanmar in 2012 as Deputy Director-General and later become the Director-General of International Organizations and Economic Department.

 

        During his Foreign Service Career, Mr. Htin Lynn received three Medals namely; Rule of Law and Order Medal (1990), Public Service Medal (1996), and Outstanding Public Service Medal (2006).

 

        He is married with three sons.

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