H.E. Mr. Subhash Chand assumed charge as Ambassador of India to the State of Eritrea on August 26, 2019. An Arts graduate, he worked in Central Pollution Control Board and Planning Commission in New Delhi before joining the Ministry of External Affairs in 1989.
He has served in various capacities in the Indian Missions abroad in Cairo (1989- 93), Washington DC (1995-1998), Damascus (1998-2001), Osaka, Kobe (2001-05), Addis Ababa (2008-12), Frankfurt (2012-17) and Abuja (2017-2019). At Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi, he worked in External Publicity, Public Diplomacy and UN Divisions. He was Deputy High Commissioner in High Commission of India Abuja before assuming charge as Ambassador of India in Asmara,
He is married to Mrs. Raman Chand and they have two sons.