Sahibzada Mirza Ghulam Ahmad was the paternal great-grandson of Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (as). He was the grandson of Hazrat Mirza Sultan Ahmad, the eldest son of Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (as). He was the son of Hazrat Mirza Aziz Ahmad (ra). He was the maternal great-grandson of Hazrat Mir Muhammad Ishaq (ra). He was also honoured to be the brother-in-law of Hazrat Khalifatul Masih V (aa) having married his respected sister, Amatul Quddus.
His life as a Waqf-e-Zindagi (life devotee) commenced in May 1962. He completed his MA in political science from Government College, Lahore. Following this, he passed the demanding exam for public service commission - CSS, in flying colours. He wished to prove his abilities independently before devoting his life for the services of Islam, lest anyone said that he only devoted his life as he was not good at anything else.
After devoting his life in 1962, he was appointed by Hazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad, Khalifatul Masih II (ra) as the managing editor of The Review of Religions. Furthermore, Hazrat Khalifatul Masih II (ra) instructed him to enhance his religious knowledge, so he studied Hadith and religious matters from Hazrat Syed Mir Daud Ahmad. Hazrat Syed Mir Daud Ahmad was the editor of The Review of Religions as well as his maternal uncle.
Initially he was named Mirza Saeed Ahmad. Hazrat Mirza Bashiruddin Mahmud Ahmad (ra) later named him Mirza Ghulam Ahmad upon the request of his mother.
In 1964, his marriage was settled with Amatul Quddus, sister of Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad (aa). Hazrat Maulana Jalal-ud-Din Shams (ra) led their Nikah. He has three sons and two daughters. Sahibzada Mirza Ghulam Ahmad had an illustrious career in the services of the community, serving in high and influential positions such as Nazir Taleem (director of education), additional Nazir Islah-o-Irshad Muqami for several years and he also served as the Nazir Diwan. Furthermore, he also served as the Sadr Majlis Karpardaz (president of the committee for the Bahishti Maqbarah) from 2012 until 2018. Then, following the demise of Mirza Khurshid Ahmad, he was appointed as the Nazir-e-Aala [executive director), the local president as well as the Sadr, Sadr Anjuman Ahmadiyya. He was a member of the committee for Waqf-e-Jadid and served as the president of the committee for Waqf-e-Jadid. He served as the president of Ansarullah Pakistan, the vice president and the president of Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya Markaziyya. He also served as the editor of the Review of Religions after Syed Mir Daud Ahmad. He rendered his services as the private secretary for Hazrat Khalifatul Masih III (rh). He was the president of the committee for the Khilafat library as well as the president of the Bayut-ul-Hamd Society, Rabwah. He also served as the director of the Fazl-e-Umar Foundation. Similarly, he was enabled to render his services and offer duties during Jalsa Salanas for many years. As long as Jalsas were held in Rabwah, he served as the vice Officer Jalsa Salana as well as the Nazim Mehnat (supervisor of diligent work).
Sahibzada Mirza Ghulam Ahmad passed away on 5 February 2018 at the age of 78.