Arne Jan comes from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where he has worked on Norway’s global peace and reconciliation engagement. Arne Jan has extensive South Asia experience. He has previously been posted at the Embassies in Nepal, Myanmar and Thailand and has for several years worked on Afghanistan.
The Consulate General in Mumbai covers the three states of Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa. Key focus areas are to support economic cooperation and trade between India and Norway, to follow up on a number of maritime and environment initiatives and cultural exhange.