Singye Dorjee

Mr. Singye Dorjee
Director, Bhutan

Assumed duties at the SAARC Secretariat on 2 July 2012


  • BA (Eco. Hons.), DAV College, Punjab University


  • Australian Foreign Service Course, 1981
  • Executive Course, Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, Hawaii, 2003

Marital Status   :         Married with children

Joined Service on 1 March 1980 and served in various capacities at Headquarters and diplomatic missions abroad as detailed below:

  • Trainee Officer/Attache, Conference Division, MoFA:1980-82
  • Attache/Vice Consul, PMB, New York:1982-1987
  • AAsstt. Director, Conference Division, MoFA: 1987-1988
  • Acting Director, Administration & Finance Division, MoFA:1988-1991
  • Head of Chancery, Royal Bhutanese Embassy, New Delhi: 1991-1994
  • Officer on Special Duty, Protocol Division, MoFA: 1994
  • First Secretary, Honorary Consulate General, Bangkok: 1994-1997
  • Charge d’ Affairs, Royal Bhutanese Embassy, Bangkok: 1997-1999
  • Head, Policy and Planning Division, MoFA: 2000-2003
  • Deputy Chief of Mission, Royal Bhutanese Embassy, New Delhi: 2004-2005
  • Ambassador, Royal Bhutanese Embassy, Bangkok: 2005-2009
  • Director/Director General (Chief of Protocol), Department of Protocol, MoFA: 2009 to 2012.