Mr. Lobsang Jinpa la is a loyal and competent man with both modern and traditional education. He has served in the Tibetan Government-in-exile for approximately 34 years, and has a thorough understanding of the approach of H.H. the Dalai Lama.
Mr. Lobsang Jinpa is from Kham Tsawa Rong of Tibet. He completed his B.A. from Punjab University, Chandigarh, after completing school from CST Mussoorie in 1973.
He was actively involved with the regional branches of the Tibetan Youth Congress (TYC) in Mussoorie, Chandigarh, and Dharamshala, and became President of TYC in 1977. After college, he joined the Central Tibetan Administration, serving in the Department of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Private Office, Member of Charitable Trust (Calcutta), and the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives. Starting from 1980, he became the Secretary of the Department of Security, and after that was posted to Nepal as the Representative of H.H. the Dalai Lama. In 1980, he was also a delegation member during the second fact-finding visit to Tibet.
Starting from 1993 till 2005, he worked as the Secretary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Few years after his retirement, he returned to India and continues to work as the Secretary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.