- High Commissioner
- Mr. Mandarapu Subbarayudu
Mr. Mandarapu Subbarayudu belongs to the Indian Foreign Service (IFS). Before joining IFS, he worked as an engineer in public sector and lecturer at a premier technical university in India.
He has served at the Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi as Under Secretary/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 and commercial, culture, information & education works. As the Consul General of India at Perth, Mr. Subbarayudu covered the Australian States of Western Australia and Northern Territory. He was the Ambassador of India to Peru and Bolivia from February 2018 to March 2023, before arriving in Windhoek in March 2023 to assume charge as India’s High Commissioner.
Mr. Subbarayudu secured a Bachelor of Technology degree in Civil Engineering. He also holds a Master of Technology degree in Geotechnical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He is married to Mrs. Hema Mandarapu and they have two sons.