Sumit Seth, an Indian Foreign Service officer of the 2005 batch, has been appointed as India’s next ambassador to Panama.
Sumit Seth is presently posted as Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs, an official release said. He is expected to take up the assignment shortly, the release added.
Earlier, he served as Deputy Chief of Mission in Yangon, Myanmar. He was also posted at India’s Missions in Madrid, Bogota and Geneva.