Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, Minister of Foreign Affairs, India
In dialogue with Ugo Tramballi, Senior Advisor, Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) and Françoise Nicolas, Senior Research Fellow and Director of the Center for Asian Studies, French Institute of International Relations (IFRI), France
Earlier Dr S Jaishankar was President – Global Corporate Affairs at Tata Sons Private Limited from May 2018. He was Foreign Secretary from 2015-18, Ambassador to United States from 2013-15, Ambassador to China from 2009-2013, High Commissioner to Singapore from 2007-2009 and Ambassador to the Czech Republic from 2000-2004. He has also served in other diplomatic assignments in Embassies in Moscow, Colombo, Budapest and Tokyo, as well in the Ministry of External Affairs and the President’s Secretariat. He is a recipient of the Padma Shri award in 2019.