Curriculum Vitae

 Prakash Kumar Suvedi


Date of Birth


June 18, 1964

Educational  Qualifications
  • M.A. International Relations, International University of Japan,
  • Minami Uonuma-shi, Niigata-ken, Japan;
  • M.A. Economics, Tribhuvan University, Nepal;
Professional  Experiences
  • Ambassador to Austria, November 2017;
  • Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office in Vienna; Permanent Representative to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization; Permanent Representative to the Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization; Resident Representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency; December 2016;
  • Joint Secretary, South Asia Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, November 2014 –;
  • Joint Secretary, General Administration Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, April 2013-;
  • Joined Foreign Service of Nepal in July 1988. Served in various Geographic Divisions, Protocol Division and Administration Division;
  • Served in Nepalese Embassies in Moscow, (First Secretary 19951999), Riyadh (Counsellor 2005-2008) and Copenhagen (Minister Counsellor 2009-2013).


Professional  Trainings
  • US-South Asia Leader Engagement Program, Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Executive Education, April 2016.
  • Advance Security Course (ASC), Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific
  • Center for Security Studies, Honolulu, HI, USA, AugustSeptember 2008;
  • Singapore Experience of Development, Singapore Foreign Ministry, 2000;
  • International Public Law, The Hague Summer School, 1992; Diplôme, Institut International d’Administration Publique, Paris, France 1992.


  •  Nepali (native)
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
Marital Status  Married; one daughter one son