H.E. Mr. Seng Soukhathivong
Date of Birth: February 10, 1955
Marital Status: Married, Two children (Daughter and son)
June 28, 2010 : Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary

Education Background:
1972 - 1975: Baccalaureate in Economic & Social Sciences, Lycee Luang-Prabang
1976 - 1982:Master Degree of Arts in Foreign Languages (English & Russian), Russia
1998: Attended Class 98-2 in Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies in Honolulu, Hawaii
2009: Diploma in Politics and Public Administration

Professional Career:
1982: Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs
1984 - 1988: Third Secretary, Lao Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand
1988 – 1990 : Second Secretary, Lao Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand
1991 - 1993: Secretary to Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Secretariat of Lao-Thai Joint Commission for Economic Cooperation
1993 - 1996: First Secretary, Lao Embassy in Washington, DC, USA
1996 - 1997: Counselor, Lao Embassy in Washington, DC, USA
1997 - 2001: Deputy Director General, Department of Consular Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
2001 - 2006: Minister Counselor and Deputy Chief ofMission, Lao Embassy in Washington, DC, USA
2006 - 2007: Deputy Chief of the Cabinet, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
February 2007...: Director General, Department of Asia-Pacific and Africa, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
June 28, 2010: Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of the Lao PDR to USA

Languages: English, French, Russian

Sports: Golf & badminton

Madam Somdy Soukhathivong
Spouse of the Ambassador