About Us Ambassador Profile



Ms. Shubhdarshini Tripathi joined the Indian Foreign Service in 1994. She is a Post Graduate in Science and also holds M. Phil degree from Delhi University. Her first overseas assignment was at Embassy of India, Israel where she handled political and administrative matters. She was at Headquarters from 1999 to 2002 in Administrative Division of Ministry of External Affairs. Thereafter, she was at Indian Embassy in Bhutan from 2002 to 2005 and headed the Information wing and Administration. In 2005 she took over as First Secretary at Embassy of India, Kuala Lumpur and dealt with Political, Information & Administrative matters. In 2006, she joined Embassy of India, Paris as Counsellor and headed Political wing till 2009. She returned to New Delhi in 2009 and joined as Director, Europe West. She served as Deputy Chief of Mission in Embassy of India, Thimphu from 2011 to 2014 and then Deputy Chief of Mission in Embassy of India, Berlin from 2014 to 2016. She served as Ambassador of India to Jordan from 2016 to 2019. She served as Deputy Director General, Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in New Delhi from 2019 to May 2021.