Two weeks back Dr. Samrat Schmeim Kumar tendered his resignation as Director of the Nordic Centre in India to the senior leadership of NCI. Samrat has been has been a part of the Nordic Centre in India since August 2014, and has, as the first full time Director stationed in India, been part of an organisation that is aspiring to expand, grow and become more visible. NCI thanks him for his contribution and wishes him the best in his future endeavors.
NCI will continue on with Christabel Royan as Acting Director till the end of June 2018. Meanwhile, the Board is engaged with a reorganisation of the India Liaison office and will hire suitable candidates based on open recruitment by the end of June 2018.