Mr. Rudra Gaurav Shresth’s appointment as the High Commissioner of India to Mozambique was announced by Government of India on 15 April 2016.
He joined the Indian diplomatic service in 1999. Before his present appointment, he has served in the Indian Missions in France, Mauritius, Afghanistan and Singapore. He has also held different positions in the Foreign Office in New Delhi, including in the personnel division of the Ministry, as Director of the office of the Foreign Secretary, and in the Policy Planning Division.
Mr. Shresth has a Masters degree in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics, and speaks French in addition to English and Hindi.