A S Dulat is a member of the National Security Advisory Board. He is regarded amongst one of India’s leading experts on Kashmir.

A former special director of the Intelligence Bureau and former chief of the Research and Analysis Wing, he also served as then prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s adviser on Kashmir.

Talmiz Ahmad is retired IFS officer and spent best part of his 36 years of service in the countries of the Gulf and the Arabian Peninsula. He served as Indian Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Oman, and the UAE.

He served twice as Ambassador to Saudi Arabia in Riyadh and also as Consul General in Jeddah. Saudi Government honoured him with its prestigious award. He currently works as an Energy consultant in Dubai.