Amb. Anil Trigunayat

Mr. Anil Trigunayat, (IFS Retd)

Former Ambassador to Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Libya and Malta

Ambassador Anil Trigunayat is a member of the Indian Foreign Service (Retd). He has served in the Indian Missions in Cote d’Ivoire, Bangladesh, Mongolia, USA, Russia, Sweden and Nigeria, Libya, Malta and Jordan . In the Ministry of External Affairs he worked in the Economic, West Asia and North Africa, Gulf  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 Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. As a visiting fellow he 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 Council, Brussels. Also a member of Centre for International Relations and Community Well-Being (CIRCW), & Board Member of Peaceful Mind Foundation as well as Confederation of Education Excellence , New Delhi. He also serves on the Board of Advisers of BRICS Chamber of Commerce as well as President of MIICCIA Chamber of Commerce & Industry ( He is  the Distinguished Fellow at Vivekananda International Foundation ( Recently he has joined the National Cooperatives Development Corporation as Adviser International.( He is a regular contributor on foreign policy and education related issues.

Ambassador Trigunayat is closely associated with the Interfaith Dialogue ,Peace and Harmony efforts in the Society especially through the U Dialogue by  and World Congress of Religions at Kazakhstan.

Amb Trigunayat  knows French, Russian and Spanish languages.