Rudolf Jindrák

Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the Slovak Republic

Dr. Jindrák is currently serving as Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the Slovak Republic. The start of the career of his was tied with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He started in the Consular Department and served as a General Consul in Munich. He focused mainly on the relationships with Central European states and German-speaking states and served as a Head of the First Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (bilateral relations with Austria, Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Switzerland). He was appointed as the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the Republic of Hungary, to the Republic of Austria, and the Federal Republic of Germany between the years 1998 and 2014. He also acted as the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2001 to 2004 and from 2014 to 2015. Since August 2015, he has served on the advisory board of PM Bohuslav Sobotka where he was responsible for fostering relations with Germany and the Central European cooperation agenda. From 2017 to 20223, he served as the Director of the Foreign Department of the Presidential Office.