Expert Profile

Ms Suman Sharma
Position(s) Award-Winning Defence, Security and Foreign Policy Journalist

Ms Suman Sharma is a Digital Executive Fellow within the Global Fellowship Initiative of the GCSP.

She has been an ex-instructor in the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, for more than two years, dabbling in academic and tactical training of the young Army officers-in-the-making, and is presently a Delhi-based award-winning defence, security and foreign policy journalist, a strategic and a security analyst, and an international relations expert, currently analysing and writing research-based articles on defence and foreign policy for European Security & Defence- an international defence publication. She has worked for various mainstream print and TV media for more than a decade and a half, in various respectable, national media organisations in New Delhi . She also appears on TV channels for commentary, on defence, aerospace and international relations.

Suman has also cleared the services selection board for commission as an officer in the Indian Army and has done combat sorties in four fighter jets. She is the winner of the GR8 Women achievers award (2010, Mumbai, India),  International Defence Media award (2022, Washington DC, USA), CMSB Journalist of the year -2013 award (2013, Bangalore, India) winner.