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Grace Asirwatham, State Secretary to the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs

Mrs. Grace Asirwatham, is a senior member of the Sri Lanka Foreign Service (SLFS) and was appointed to the post of State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in October 2017. Mrs. Asirwatham has held several senior positions in the Ministry, the most recent being the Additional Secretary for Economic Affairs and Trade, West (Political Affairs), and Middle East and Africa. Previously, she has served as Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Nepal and The Netherlands and in other positions in Sri Lanka Missions in Germany and Pakistan. Mrs. Asirwatham has also held the post of Deputy Director-General of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague.

  • Personal Details

  • Full Name
    Grace Asirwatham
  • Designation Name
    Telephone Number Fax Email
    State Secretary Mrs. Grace Asirwatham  +94 112 325 353  +94 112 325 625
    Assistant Director Ms. A.T.N. Abayajeewa +94 112 325 353 +94 112 325 625
    Personal Assistant to State Secretary  Mrs. Dilrukshi Seneviratne  +94 112 325 353  +94 112 325 625                         –