Senior Diplomat Sibi George was appointed as the next Indian Ambassador to Japan. Sibi George is a 1993-batch Indian Foreign Service Officer. He is currently serving as the ambassador of India to Kuwait. Sibi George will replace Sanjay Kumar Verma as the representative of India to Japan. The Ministry of External Affairs has informed us that Sibi George will take up the new assignments shorty.
About Sibi George
Sibi George is an Indian civil servant of the Indian Foreign Service cadre who was serving as the ambassador of India to Kuwait and currently has been appointed as the ambassador of India to Japan. In 1993, he joined the Indian Foreign Service. In 2014, the Government of India conferred on him the S.K.Singh Award for his Excellence in Indian Foreign Service.
He was born in Pala, Kerala, and was a gold medalist graduate of St. Thomas College, Palai. He holds a Master’s degree in Arts in Political Science. He also holds a diploma degree from the American University in Cairo in Arabic.