Ms. Ruchi Ghanashyam (lFS:1982) has been concurrently accredited as the next High Commissioner of lndia to the Kingdom of Lesotho, with residence in Pretoria (South Africa). Presently, he is working as High Commissioner of lndia to the Republic of South Africa.
Prior to present assignment, she was serving as Additional Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi heading the Europe West Division. She has earlier served as High Commissioner of India in Ghana with concurrent accreditation to Burkina Faso, Togo and Sierra Leone. She also served as Minister in the Permanent Mission of India to the United Nations in New York , Director for Pakistan at Headquarters in Delhi.