Mr. Arun Kumar Sharma has taken over as a Consul General of India, St. Petersburg, Russia from June 15, 2015.
Mr. Arun Kumar Sharma belongs to Indian Foreign Service. Mr. Arun Kumar Sharma has held diplomatic assignments in Indian Embassies at Athens(Greece), Paramaribo(Suriname), Bucharest(Romania), Consulate General of India, Vladivostok, and Consulate General of India, New York(USA). In the Ministry of External Affairs at New Delhi, Mr. Arun Kumar Sharma has worked in the Southern Division as Under Secretary and has also worked in Africa Division, L& T Division, PP&R Division and Administration/Establishment Divisions.
He is married to Poonam Sharma and has two sons.