Sir Suma Chakrabarti

Biography

As Permanent Secretary, Suma is the civil service head of the Ministry and responsible for the effectiveness and efficiency of all aspects of the Ministry’s work. The role of Permanent Secretary carries with it the responsibility of Principal Accounting Officer, ensuring that the resources authorised by Parliament are used for the purposes authorised by Parliament.

Previous roles in government

  1. Permanent Secretary

    • 1900 to 2012