MR. BHAGWANT SINGH BISHNOI
AMBASSADOR & PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE
Bhagwant Singh Bishnoi has a Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration.
Before taking up the assignment as Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Thailand in January 2016, he was Ambassador of India to the United Nations in New York. He has earlier served as Ambassador of India to Ethiopia and the African Union. His other overseas assignments have been Madrid, Manila, Pretoria, New York (Permanent Mission of India to the UN) and Bangkok.
At Headquarters, he has served in the Ministry of External Affairs as Under Secretary in the Africa Division; Deputy Secretary in the Economic Coordination Unit, Director in the West Asia & North Africa Division and Joint Secretary of the Multilateral Economic Relations Division.
He is married to Rupa and has two children.