Amb. Anil Trigunayat is a member of the Indian Foreign Service. He has served in
the Indian Missions in Cote d’Ivoire, Bangladesh, Mongolia, USA, Russia, Sweden
and Nigeria, Libya and Jordan. In the Ministry of External Affairs he has
worked in the Economic, West Asia and North Africa and Consular Divisions.
He also served as Director General/Joint Secretary for the Gulf & Haj
Divisions in the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi. Thereafter, Mr.
Trigunayat worked as Deputy Chief of Mission in the rank of Ambassador in the
Embassy of India, Moscow
Prior to his superannuation in May 2016, he served as Ambassador of India to Jordan and Libya and High Commissioner to
Malta( June 2012 – May 2016).
He is a post Graduate in Physics from the Agra/Kumaon University and also
studied Russian History, Culture and Language at the JawaharlalNehru
University, New Delhi. As a visiting fellow he also conducted research work on
“WTO and Regional Trading Blocs” at the Oxford University.
He is a member of the All India
Management Association/Delhi Management Association as well as that of Oxford
and Cambridge Society of India and the Association of Indian Diplomats ( former
Ambassadors) . He is also the Honorary Member of the International Trade
Currently he is steering a
Committee on promotion of trade and investment with Africa and the Middle East
at the Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industries. He is also honorary
Adviser to BRICS Chamber of Commerce.
Amb. Trigunayat knows French, Russian and Spanish languages.