Mrs. Chitranganee Wagiswara

| former Foreign Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India

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Mrs. Chitranganee Wagiswara was a diplomat in the Sri Lanka Foreign Service for 37 years.

During her career, she served in the Sri Lanka Missions in Italy, Canada and the United Kingdom. She was appointed as the High Commissioner for Sri Lanka to Singapore, Ambassador for the Republic of France and Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, and High Commissioner to Canada. She also worked in various capacities in the bilateral and multilateral Divisions in the Foreign Ministry.

Mrs. Wagiswara was appointed as the Foreign Secretary in January 2015, a position she held until July 2016. She also served as the High Commissioner for Sri Lanka in India from September 2016 to October 2018.

Mrs. Wagiswara holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, a Postgraduate Diploma in International Studies from the Bandaranaike Center for International Studies, and a Diploma in International Relations from the Graduate Institute for International Studies, Geneva.