About Us High Commissioner's Profile

Mr. Sanjiv Kohli - High Commissioner of
India to New Zealand

Mr. Sanjiv Kohli joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1988 after a brief stint with the Indian Railways. He is a graduate in Electronics and Telecom Engineering from Punjab Engineering College Chandigarh

Mr. Kohli has earlier served in Indian Missions in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Russia and Qatar. He also served in the Ministry of External Affairs in New Delhi in various positions. Before coming to Wellington, he was heading the West Africa Division in the Ministry

Mr. Kohli is married to Ruma, who is a medical doctor.They have two daughters and a son