Permanent Representative of India to the UN
NAME Kamlesh Sharma
NEW YORK ADDRESS
AND TELEPHONE 235 East 43rd Street, New York, NY 10017, 490-9670, 490-9674 & 490 9675.
AND TELEPHONE 1009 Park Avenue, 14th Floor, Between 84 & 85th St. New York, NY 10028,
DATES OF SERVICE AS
REPRESENTATIVE TO U.N 4TH August 1997
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CURRICULUM VITAE AND DIPLOMATIC CAREER
Joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1965
Has been Ambassador to German Democratic Republic, Kazakstan and Kyrgyzstan (1990-95).
Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations in Geneva (1988-90).
Has also served in Bonn, Hongkong, Saudi Arabia and Turkey
At Headquarters, has been Head of the Divisions on Economic Relations, International Organisations (IO) and Policy Planning.
Fellow of the Centre for International Affairs, Harvard University
Educated in Delhi University and Kings College, Cambridge (English Literature).
Married with a son and a daughter.
Appointed Permanent Representative to the UN in New York with effect from August 1, 1 997.