Mateja Vodeb Ghosh, Ambassador
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Travel Advice: COVID-19
As the probability of infection with COVID-19 remains present, Slovenian citizens wishing to travel abroad are advised to follow the news on the spread of the virus, especially on the planned route, to check the conditions of entry into the country of destination, and to comply with local rules. Slovenian citizens returning from abroad are advised to follow the recommendations of the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ).
Ms. Mateja Vodeb Ghosh has entered diplomatic service in 1996. At the headquarters at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, she worked at the Department for Asia, Department for Africa and Middle East and as an Adviser to State Secretary for multilateral affairs. At the missions abroad she served as the Third Secretary at the Embassy pf Slovenia in Tokyo, Japan, as the First Counsellor at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia at United Nations in New York, and twice, as Minister Counsellor and Minister Plenipotentiary at the Embassy of Slovenia in New Delhi, India. She has been appointed Ambassador of Slovenia to India on 20 August 2021, and she presented the credentials to the President of India on 26 October 2021.
She graduated from Law Faculty at the University of Ljubljana. Speaks English, Croatian, French, and basic Japanese. She enjoys reading, music, travelling and cricket. She is married and has one son.