About Us Ambassador Profile

KUMAR  TUHIN
Ambassador to the Republic of Hungary& Bosnia & Herzegovina

CURRICULUM VITAE


Date of Birth:
08 June 1967
Batch:
Indian Foreign Service1991
Educational Qualification:   Mechanical Engineering, India & London

PREVIOUS ASSIGNMENTS:


Posted as:
Station
From
To
Third Secretary(LT)/Second Secretary
Hong Kong
Apr 93
June 95
Second Secretary/First Secretary(Pol)
Beijing
Jun 95
Jun 99
First Secretary (E&HOC)
Geneva (PMI)
Aug 99
Aug 02
Deputy Secretary(China)/Director(EA)
New Delhi
Sep 02
Jul 05
Counsellor (Pol &Eco)
Hanoi
Aug 05
Mar 09
Deputy Consul General
San Francisco
May 09
Jul 12
Joint Secretary (Development Partnership Administration)
New Delhi
July 12
July 15
High Commissioner
Windhoek
July 15
Oct 18
Ambassador
Budapest
Nov 18
 

LANGUAGES KNOWN:
Hindi (Mother Tongue), English, Chinese (Fluent), French (Limited)

EXPERTISE:          
Shri Kumar Tuhin’s compulsory foreign language (as allotted by the Ministry of External Affairs) is Chinese. He has done advanced diploma in Chinese Language from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has served in Indian missions in Hong Kong, Beijing and has served in the Ministry of External Affairs as Deputy Secretary (China) /Director (East Asia).

He is a Mechanical Engineer by training and served in the Indian Railway Service of Mechanical Engineers for a few years before joining the Indian Foreign Service.

Other Details:
Shri Kumar Tuhin is married. He has two daughters.
Publications:      Article “India’s development cooperation through capacity building” in a book “India’s Approach to Development Cooperation” by Routledge, 2016

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