HE Aung Lynn

Ambassador of Myanmar


Name : Aung Lynn

Date of Birth : 9 February 1958

Place of Birth : Yangon

Education : B.Sc.(Geology), Yangon University(1979),

Master in Public Policy, National University of

Singapore (1996)

Career Profile

February 1982 : Joined the Public Service as Sub Assistant Engineering Geologist (Irrigation Department)

1983-1987 : Deputy Assistant Director (Third Secretary) in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Yangon

1987-1992 : Vice Consul/Consul at Myanmar Consulate General, Hong Kong

1992-1997 : Assistant Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Yangon

1997-2000 : Second Secretary/First Secretary (Deputy Chief of Mission), Myanmar Embassy, Pretoria, South Africa

2000-2004 : Assistant Director/Deputy Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Yangon

2004-2007 : Counsellor/Minister-Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Myanmar to UN, New York

January 2008 to July 2009: Director/Deputy Director-General, Protocol Department

September 2010 : Deputy Director-General, ASEAN Affairs Department, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

November 2011 : Director-General ASEAN Affairs Department, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

30 April 2015 to 31 August 2016: Permanent Secretary/Director-General, ASEAN Affairs Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

6 September 2016 : Appointed Ambassador, Embassy of Myanmar, Washington D.C., USA.

Delegations and Conference Experiences

– Participated in Various regional and International forums such as UN, ASEAN, ACD, AMED and ACMECS meetings as a member of Myanmar delegation and in the capacity of ASEAN SOM Leader of Myanmar.

– Accompanied the President and the Minister for Foreign Affairs in many bilateral visits.

Titles and Awards

– Public Service Medal

– Outstanding Public Service Medal

– State Peace and Tranquility Medal

– Law and Order and Rule of Law Medal

Marital Status

– Married to Kay Thi Kyi Wynn with two children

April 20, 2017 at the The Hay-Adams Hotel