Ms Susan Coles
Ms Coles is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and has previously served overseas as Special Advisor at the APEC Secretariat in Singapore, and as First Secretary at the Australian Embassy and Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Vienna. Until recently, Ms Coles was Director of the Department's WTO and Regional Trade Policy Section.
Ms Coles holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Adelaide, and, as a Rhodes Scholar, completed a post-graduate Bachelor of Civil Laws specialising in International Law at the University of Oxford. She speaks French.