Interview With H.E. Sripriya Ranganathan, Ambassador of India to the Republic of KoreaVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Date January 24, 2022 ㅡ Continuing the Ambassador Series into 2022, Asia Society Korea Center invites H.E. Sripriya Ranganathan, Ambassador of India to the Republic of Korea, to talk about the present and future relations between India and the ROK. Approaching the 60th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral relations between the two countries, Executive Director Yvonne Kim will interview the ambassador to discuss the importance of the India-Korea relationship especially in the area of start-ups. Join us in what is sure to be a very interesting and enlightening conversation.
H.E. Sripriya Ranganathan, Ambassador of India to the Republic of Korea
H.E. Sripriya Ranganathan is a career diplomat who joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1994, immediately after obtaining her Masters’ Degree in History, with specialization in Modern Indian History, from Delhi University.
H.E. Ranganathan has served in Myanmar as the second in command at the Embassy of India, Yangon. Her other overseas postings were in Ankara and Hong Kong.
H.E. Ranganathan has extensive experience in headquarters, having served in various capacities in the Ministry of External Affairs as well as in the Department of Commerce and Industry. In the Ministry of External Affairs, H.E. Ranganathan has served in the Administration, Europe West and Disarmament & International Security Affairs Divisions. She has earlier served as Joint Secretary (Director General) of the SAARC Division and, most recently of the Bangladesh and Myanmar Division.
In the course of her secondment to the Department of Commerce, H.E. Ranganathan served in the Export Promotion (Agricultural Products & the Trade Policy Divisions).
H.E. Ranganathan speaks Tamil, Hindi, and English and has some knowledge of Turkish. Her interests include reading, traveling, yoga, and music
H.E. Ranganathan is married to Mukund Santhanam, a banker. They have one daughter.
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