Nisha Biswal

Nisha Biswal

Senior Advisor, ASG

Nisha Biswal is a Senior Advisor with ASG, where she draws on three decades of experience to help clients of the firm’s South Asia practice expand and strengthen their business operations in the region. She is serves on the Board of the Institute for Sustainable Communities in Vermont, Creative Associates in Washington DC and is on the International Advisory Council of the US Institute for Peace in Washington DC. During the Obama Administration, Ms. Biswal served as Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs from September 2013-January 2017 where she was responsible for formulating U.S. foreign policy and managing relations with Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan.