Dr. Ankur Bhatia
Honorary Consul General
About the Honorary Consul General
Dr. Ankur Bhatia has been appointed the Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Liberia in New Delhi by Her Excellency the President of the Republic of Liberia. The appointment has been approved and endorsed by the Honorable President of India, Mrs.Pratibha Devsingh Patil. He was formally appointed and honoured with this commission at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi on 9th February 2012.
Dr. Bhatia's honor is a testimony of the excellent relations between Liberia and India. The Consulate General of Liberia is the official representative of the Republic of Liberia in India. Through the fields of education, politics, economy, press and public diplomacy, Dr. Bhatia will work towards promoting better knowledge and understanding of Liberia. In his current role, he will strive to achieve closer cooperation and relations between the two countries and peoples. Dr. Ankur Bhatia will safeguard the welfare of the Indian Community in Liberia, supporting many social humanitarian and philanthropic causes in Liberia and playing pivotal role in protecting the lives of both Indians and Liberians.
After completing his education from Modern School in New Delhi, Dr. Ankur Bhatia proceeded to King's College, University of London, for a degree in Computer Science. As Executive Director of the Bird Group of Companies, Dr. Bhatia provides strategic vision and direction to the consortia of the Bird Group of Companies. At 43, he manages the diversification charter at the Bird Group, which today is India's fastest growing business conglomerates with interests in Travel Technology, Aviation Services, Hospitality, Luxury Retail and Education. Dr. Bhatia is credited for growing Amadeus India into a leading GDS in the Indian sub-continent and pioneering the BPO wave in the travel domain as early as in 1993. Under his guidance, the Group is now
Setting up a chain of uber luxury hotels and resorts in New Delhi, Rishikesh, Jaipur and Goa marking the Group’s foray in the hospitality space under Bird Hospitality Services; wherein the company will set-up exclusive properties in India and across the world under Roseate Hotels & Resorts.
One of India's youngest and brightest entrepreneurs, Dr. Bhatia takes his social responsibilities very seriously. This is manifested in his regular involvement with certain NGOs for promoting various social causes like healthcare, education and social rehabilitation.
As the Honorary Consul General for Liberia, Dr. Ankur Bhatia has pledged to promote Liberia to the citizens of India and to encourage educational, economic, cultural, Consul General liberia, touristic and humanitarian relationships between India and the Republic of Liberia.
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