Radha Krishna Panday Appointed New Ambassador To UAE
The Canadian government has announced the appointment of Radha Krishna Panday as the new Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates as part of new diplomatic appointments that include seven new ambassadors.
Panday, who will replace Marcy Grossman, was Executive Director at Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Manila, Philippines. His experience also includes Director General, Market Access Secretariat at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, minister (commercial) at the Embassy of Canada to China, Canadian Consulate General, Dubai from 2009 to 2012, Minister-Counsellor (Congressional and Legal Affairs) Canadian Embassy, Washington D.C.
Foreign Minister, Mélanie Joly, also announced the appointment of the following diplomats:
Lorraine Anderson becomes High Commissioner in the Republic of Cameroon. Ms. Anderson replaces Richard Bale.
Colin Bird becomes Consul General in Detroit (United States of America). Mr. Bird replaces Joe Comartin.
Sylvia Cesaratto becomes Consul General in Miami (United States of America). Ms. Cesaratto replaces Susan Harper.
Susan Harper becomes Consul General in Dallas (United States of America). Ms. Harper replaces Rachel McCormick.
Isabelle Martin becomes Ambassador to the State of Qatar. Ms. Martin replaces Stefanie McCollum.
Kyle Nunas becomes High Commissioner in the United Republic of Tanzania. Mr. Nunas replaces Pamela O’Donnell.