Australian Ambassadors and other representatives
Ambassador to Peru
Ms Diana Nelson
Ms Nelson is a career officer with the Department of Foreign affairs and Trade (DFAT) and was most recently Director, Timor-Leste Section. She has previously served overseas as Counsellor, Australian High Commission, New Delhi; Deputy Head of Mission, Australian Embassy, Santiago de Chile; and Third Secretary, Australian High Commission, Nairobi. In Canberra, Ms Nelson has served as Director, Indonesia Strategic, Political and Governance Section, DFAT; Senior Advisor, Office of the Minister for Foreign Affairs; and Senior Adviser, International Division, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Ms Nelson holds a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws from the University of New South Wales and a Graduate Diploma in Foreign Affairs and Trade from Monash University.