Australian Ambassadors and other representatives
Ambassador to Colombia
Ms Erika Thompson
Ms Thompson is a career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and was most recently Chargé d’Affaires ad interim, Australian Embassy, Madrid. She has previously served overseas as Deputy Head of Mission at the Australian Embassy Ankara, and in London and Brasilia. Ms Thompson has also worked in London as the Deputy Head of the Counter Daesh Communications Department in the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
Ms Thompson holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics) and a Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) from the University of Sydney.