Neelam Deo

Co-Founder, Gateway House


Neelam Deo is the Co-Founder of Gateway House, Global Council of International Affairs, Mumbai. A former diplomat with a specialization in American politics and South Asia, Ms. Deo has served as the Joint Secretary for Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Myanmar and the Maldives, was the Indian Ambassador to Denmark and Ivory Coast, served in Indian embassies in Washington D.C., Bangkok and Rome, and also as Consul General in New York. Ms. Deo writes for several mainstream publications and is an occasional commentator for television news channels.