Mandarapu Subbarayudu, Ambassador

Mr Mandarapu Subbarayudu joined the Indian Foreign Service (IFS) in 1994. Before that, he worked as an engineer in the public sector and lecturer at a premier technical university in India.

He has served at the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi as Deputy Secretary in the Central Europe Division and Joint Secretary in-charge of Development Partnership Administration. Serving at India's Diplomatic Missions in Jakarta, Warsaw, Rome and Dhaka, he handled political, economic & commercial and culture & information works. He has also served as the Consul General of India at Perth in Western Australia.

Mr Subbarayudu holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Civil Engineering and a Master of Technology degree in Geotechnical Engineering.

He is married to Mrs Hema Mandarapu and they have two sons.