Ajay Ambekar

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Present Position - Deputy Secretary, Protocol, General Administration Dept. Government of Maharashtra

Parent Dept. – Directorate General of Information and Public Relations, Govt. of Maharashtra, holding the post of Director, (Information)

Contact Details - Res.: 91-22- 2495 3366

Mobile: 9869 0 8 5152, E-mail: ajayambekar@gmail.com

Date of Birth - December 1, 1964

Work History

Dec. 2012 to Till now - Deputy Secretary, Protocol

Apr. 2012 to Nov. 2012 Director, Information, Aurangabad

Nov. 2010 to Mar. 2012 - GOI training

Feb. 2010 to Nov. 2010 - Dy. Secretary (Tourism)

May 2005 to Jan. 2010 - Director, Cultural Affairs

Nov.2004 to Apr. 2005 - Director, Information, Aurangabad

July 1996 to Nov. 2004 - Public Relations Officer to the Chief Minister - Worked for- 1. Mr. Vilasrao Deshmukh 2.Mr. Sushilkumar Shinde 3. Mr. Narayan Rane 4. Mr. Manohar Joshi. Only example of an officer who served continuously for more than 8 years as a PRO to the Chief Minister, that too, for four Chief Ministers holding different political ideologies—a distinct feat

Aug. 1989 to July 1996 - District Information Officer at Pune, Satara, Raigad and as the head of Maharashtra Information Centre in Goa

May 1989 to July 1989 - News Reader, All India Radio, New Delhi

June 1984 to May 1989 - Sub-Editor -1. Daily Lokmat, Aurangabad, 2. Daily Prajavani, Nanded 3. Daily Ajintha, Aurangabad 4. Daily Marathwada, Aurangabad

  • Work
    • Government of Maharashtra
  • Education
    • B. Com, B. Journalism, Post Grad.Progr. in Public Policy & Management