State office directors
Director New South Wales State Office, Mr Crispin Conroy AM
Crispin Conroy is the State Director, NSW State Office of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Prior to taking up the role, Mr Conroy was the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Representative Director, and the ICC Permanent Observer to the United Nations, in Geneva. Mr Conroy led ICC’s engagement with the United Nations system in Geneva, and with the World Trade Organisation. He also led ICC’s global business and human rights strategy, and was a United Nations Gender Champion, and a Thinking Ahead for Social Change (TASC) Advisory Board member.
Prior to his appointment with ICC, Mr. Conroy worked with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and had a number of diplomatic postings: including Ambassador to Chile, concurrently accredited to Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru; Deputy High Commissioner, Papua New Guinea; and, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Nepal. Mr Conroy has also worked with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission (AUSTRADE), as Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner (STIC), Italy, based in Milan, Consul-General and STIC, Colombia, based in Bogota, and STIC for Latin America, based in Chile.