As a qualified electronics engineer, Sanjiv Kohli served in industry and worked for Indian Railways prior to joining the Indian Foreign Service in 1988.
During his diplomatic career to date, he has previously served within the scope of Indian missions in Kuwait, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Russia and Qatar. He has also held different positions at the Ministry of External Affairs, including the West Africa Division.
Prior to his arrival in Belgrade, he served as India’s High Commissioner to New Zealand and Tanzania.
Ambassador Kohli, who speaks Hindi, Punjabi, Arabic and English, is married to Dr Ruma Kohli and is the proud father of two daughters and a son.
On 25 August, 2021 H.E. Mr. Sanjiv Kohli has presented his Letters of Credence to H.E. Mr. Aleksandar Vucic, President of the Republic of Serbia accrediting him as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to the Republic of Serbia.
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