Ambassador Dr. (Prof) Deepak Vohra
Chief Mentor & Advisor
H.E. Dr. Deepak Vohra is Special Advisor to the Prime Minister, Lesotho and Guinea-Bissau and to Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Councils, Kargil and Leh, India.
From the Indian Foreign Service Class of 1973, H.E. Dr. Vohra was India’s senior most Ambassador. He has studied at the most prestigious Universities in India and overseas including St Stephen’s College, National Defence College and Sorbonne University, Paris.
He has served in France, Vietnam, Tunisia, United States, Nigeria, Cameroon, Benin, Chad, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Spain, Armenia, Georgia, Sudan, Poland and Lithuania.
Ambassador Vohra has specialized in developmental issues (especially in remote areas) for emerging nations. In October 2005, Armenia awarded him a gold medal and named a school after him. Sudan gave him its highest civilian honour and in 2006, he was made Prince of an African tribe.
He has vast international experience, having represented India at several conferences and is a specialist in development of remote areas.