Governing Council

Chairman

Amb. Hardeep Singh Puri

Ex-Officio Members

Dr. S. Jaishankar
Foreign Secretary
Ministry of External Affairs

Ms. Rita A.Teaotia
Commerce Secretary
Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Shri Shaktikanta Das
Secretary
Department of Economic Affairs
Ministry of Finance

Prof. Ashutosh Sharma
Secretary

Department of S&T
Ministry of Science and Technology

Shri Amar Sinha
Secretary (ER), Ministry of External Affairs

Non-Ex-Officio Members

Dr. Baldev Raj
Director
National Institute of Advanced Studies

Amb. Jayant Dasgupta
former Ambassador of India to WTO

Mrs. Shyamala Gopinath
Chairperson
HDFC Bank

Member-Secretary (Ex-Officio)

Prof. Sachin Chaturvedi
Director-General
Research and Information System for Developing Countries