Akhilesh Mishra is Additional Secretary, Development Partnership Administration (DPA) at Ministry of External Affairs, India. Development Partnership Administration (DPA) handles Government of India’s developmental assistance to other countries including projects under Indian Grant & Lines of Credit, Indian Technical & Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Programme and disaster relief. Prior to that Mr. Mishra worked as Director General at Indian Council for Cultural Relations for over a year.
He has served as Ambassador of India to Maldives for more than 3 years. He has played the role of Consul General of India at Consulate General of India at Toronto.