Harsh Kumar Jain (IFS: 1993) has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Slovak Republic. Currently, he serves as the Ambassador of India to Kazakhstan.
Earlier, he served at Indian Missions in Moscow (1995-1996), Kiev (1997-1998), St. Petersburg (1999-2002), London (2004-2007), and Kathmandu (2007-2011).
At the MEA Headquarters, he dealt with India’s reconstruction assistance to Afghanistan (2002-2004) and headed the e-Governance and Information Technology Division (2011-2014).
He also served as a member of the UN Group of Governmental Experts on the developments in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security, during 2012-2013.