Rishi Suri is a senior editor covering international affairs at The Daily Milap, India’s oldest and largest circulated Urdu daily newspaper. He is an internationally recognized journalist known for his strong views and opinions on global politics and diplomacy. His interviews with various international personalities and heads of states and his articles on different subjects in India and the Middle East have been widely acclaimed and appreciated. He has also served as a Media Consultant to the Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister in 2017-2018.
Rishi is one of the select few certified diplomatic correspondents by the Ministry of External Affairs in India and has been part of various international delegations and programs like the International Visitor Leadership program run by the State Department of the United States of America. Apart from being a Fellow (Media) with the Australia India Council and a Chevening Scholar in 2013, he has also served on boards of various national and international organizations like the Australia India Youth Dialogue in Sydney, the Global Partnerships Program run by the Tampa Bay City Council in Florida in the US, the Taj Colloquium in Agra, Uttar Pradesh and the Kumaon Literary Festival in Uttarakhand. Rishi is currently the chairperson of the outreach board of the World Integrity Centre in Dehradun, Uttarakhand and serves on the advisory boards Delhi based NGO’s the You Can Foundation and the Sarvam Foundation and has also co-founded an organization called Grin news. He is also on the advisory board of Himalayan Echoes, a literary festival in the Kumaon region and is also a Senior Advisor at Swaniti & Ankaha, data & technology companies which works with different state governments at all levels. Rishi also serves as a Director of the School of Policy and Governance, India and consults on communication with the Australia India Institute.