Vishnu Prakash, a law graduate (gold medalist) and IFS officer, was India’s High Commissioner to Canada till 2016. Hitherto, he was Ambassador to South Korea, Official Spokesperson of MEA and Consul General to Shanghai. He also served at Tokyo, New York, Moscow, Islamabad, Vladivostok and Cairo. Mr. Prakash did a sabbatical with the ‘Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies’ in Hawaii (USA).
Presently he is a foreign affairs specialist, speaker, columnist and adviser, with special focus on the Indo-Pacific region.
Ambassador Prakash is a sought-after speaker by educational and training institutions. He sits on the governing / advisory board of many of them.
He writes for various media outlets, is associated with think-tanks and is an expert panelist on TV channels.