By HE Mr Sanjay Singh
Secretary of the Ministry of External Affairs
Government of India
Date: Tuesday, 13 March 2012
Venue: ISIS Conference Room, Kuala Lumpur
HE Mr Sanjay Singh joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1976. He has served in Indian Missions in Mexico, Germany, Ghana and France and in the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi as Director in the Office of the External Affairs Minister and Head of Division dealing with Latin American Countries and later Establishment. From October 1997 to June 2001, he was India’s Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City and from July 2001 to August 2004, Deputy Chief of Mission in Paris. He served as Head of Division for Gulf and Haj from March 2005 to March 2009. He served as Ambassador of India to Iran from March 2009 to March 2011. He took over as a Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs on 18 March 2011. HE Mr Singh has a Master in Physics from Delhi University.