Mr Siddharth joined the
Indian Administrative Service in 1983 and has since held
posts in different ministries of the government of West
Bengal, including the Ministries of Commerce and Textiles.
Between 2002 and 2006 he was posted in the Indian Mission
to the European Union in Brussels in the Indian Embassy.
Mr Siddharth holds Masters degree in Development
Economics from the University of Glasgow, UK.