About Us Consul General Profile

Mr. Nitesh Kumar

Mr. Nitesh Kumar joined the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) in 2011.

As a career diplomat, he has served at the Indian Embassy in Moscow as Third Secretary and Indian Embassy in Bishkek as Second Secretary (Press, Information & Culture and Commerce).

At the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi, he has worked in the Divisions dealing with Indian Africa Forum Summit, Eurasia and Cyber Diplomacy.

Before joining the service, he has also worked in the State Bank of India and Reserve Bank of India in the capacity of Manager.

He graduated in Chemistry and acquired Masters’ degree in Ecology and Environment, Master’s degree in Public Administration and Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration in Finance. He is also Master of Science in Defence and Strategic Studies.

His interests include cycling, running, watching TV, listening to radio etc

He speaks Hindi, English and Russian. He is single.