Ambassador

H.E. Mr. Riho Kruuv
Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia

Mr. Riho Kruuv is the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of India since autumn 2016. H.E. Mr. Riho Kruuv is the Estonian Ambassador to India, Myanmar, Singapore, and Sri Lanka, and Ambassador Designate to Malaysia.

Ambassador Kruuv is an Estonian diplomat with extensive experience from a number of positions in Estonia and elsewhere. Prior to this assignment, Ambassador Kruuv held several high ranking positions in the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the Security Policy and Arms Control Division, Political Department and as Chair of the Estonian Export Control Authority. He has also served as the Chargè d’Affairs at the Embassy of Estonia in Canada and as 1st Secretary (Economic and Commercial Officer) at the Estonian Embassy in the United States of America.

Ambassador Kruuv has a Master of Arts Degree in International Commerce and Policy from George Mason University in USA, a Bachelor of Business Administration from University of Tartu in Estonia and is a Graduate of the Estonian School of Diplomacy.

Ambassador Kruuv is married and has two daughters. He resides in New Delhi.