Dr. Sheshadri Ramanujan Chari
Dr. Seshadri Ramanujan Chari is a journalist, politician and strategic and foreign policy analyst. He had been a consultant on governance with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), posted at Juba, South Sudan.
Dr. Chari is also currently engaged as Director, (International Affairs) Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), Director, Forum for Strategic & Security Studies (FSSS), Secretary General, Forum for Integrated National Security (FINS), Non-officio member, Research and Information Systems for developing countries and is also the Director of Chronicle Society of India for Education & Academic Research (CSIEAR), a high –profile NGO actively engaged in promoting educational activities and conducting significant research in areas like Pluralism and Democracy, Conflict Resolution, Role of religion in fostering communal harmony. He is also the Vice-President for the Society for Consumers' and Investors' Protection.