Australian Ambassadors and other representatives
Deputy Head of Mission to the United Nations, Geneva
Mr Jeff Roach
Jeff Roach is the Deputy Permanent Representative and Deputy Head of Mission at the Australian Permanent Mission to the United Nations, Geneva.
Mr Roach is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and served as Australian High Commissioner to Vanuatu (2011-2012). He has been previously posted to Paris and Vientiane. Mr Roach has led Australian crisis response teams to Kathmandu (2015) and Burkina Faso/Niger (2016), as well as to Cyprus for the evacuation of foreign nationals from Lebanon (2006). Mr Roach speaks Bislama and French.