About Us Consul General

Bio Profile of Shri Raghu Gururaj, Consul General , Medan

Mr. Raghu Gururaj joined the Ministry of External Affairs in 1987. He has served in several capacities both at headquarters and overseas. His diplomatic assignments so far include postings at Yemen, Singapore, Switzerland, Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam and Kazakhstan.

At the Ministry, he has served in protocol, external publicity division, administration, Regional Passport Office, Bangalore and lastly the Northern Division, dealing with Bhutan.

Mr. Gururaj graduated with a Masters in Political Science. He possesses a diploma in journalism and has done a stint as a newspaper correspondent in his earlier years.

Languages known: English, Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and basic Spanish.

A keen follower of cricket and tennis and an avid reader.