Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs, US Embassy, New Delhi, India

She manages Commerce's seven offices throughout the country with a staff of 70 people, including colleagues from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, the Bureau of Industry and Security and the U.S. Trade and Development Agency, and oversees U.S. commercial policy engagements with the Government of India. Ms. Nandi has extensive India expertise, with previous stints as Principal Commercial Officer in Kolkata (2006-2008) and Chennai (2008-2011). Throughout her three India assignments she has overseen State Department partnership post operations with Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Nepal to help U.S. companies throughout South Asia.