About the Consulate

Consul General

Mr. Amit Kumar Mishra
Consul General of India in Perth

Mr. Amit Kumar Mishra is a career diplomat. Mr. Mishra was working as Indian Consul General in Herat before joining as Consul General in Perth.

He joined the Indian Foreign Service in 2004 and has served in Indian diplomatic missions in Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan. In his postings abroad, Mr. Mishra has dealt with political, commercial, education, cultural and diaspora issues. From 2011-2014, he worked in the Ministry of External Affairs as Under Secretary dealing with the India-United States relations.

Mr. Mishra has done post-graduation in botany, with biotechnology as specialisation. He knows Hindi, English and Arabic.

He is married to Ms. Meenakshi. They have one daughter.