Mohamed Khaleel

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Ambassador of the Republic of Maldives to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Non-Resident Ambassador to:
Sultanate of Oman
Kingdom of Bahrain
Kingdom of Jordan
State of Palestine
State of Kuwait

Permanent Representative of the Republic of Maldives to the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation


Ambassador Mohamed Khaleel has actively been in the service of the Maldivian government since 1983. In his commendable ongoing career, he has filled the role of Director and Assistant Director General at the Maldivian Government Trade Centre in Singapore and Maldives respectively, between the years of 2002-2008. He has also served as Acting High Commissioner and later as the High Commissioner of Singapore between the years of 2008-2014. As of 2019 and currently, H.E Mr. Mohamed Khaleel is the Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Maldives to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). Ambassador Khaleel has been concurrently accredited as the Non-Resident Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Maldives to the Sultanate of Oman, Kingdom of Bahrain and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Non-Resident Ambassador designate to the State of Kuwait and the State of Palestine.

H.E Mr. Mohamed Khaleel was born in Male’, Republic of Maldives in 29 October 1965. After completing his secondary education in 1983 in Majeediyya School, he achieved his Diploma in Environmental Law and Policy in Jawaharlal Nehru University, India in 1994. He has also received training in Environmental Management in Japan in 1995.

H.E Mr. Mohamed Khaleel currently resides in Riyadh, and is married with two children. Besides being with his family, he enjoys fishing and community work during his free time.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Fathulla Jameel Building, Malé, 20077, Republic of Maldives, | Tel Number: 00960 332-3400  |  Emergency Contact: 00960 798-3400