Biography of Mr Blair Exell

Blair Exell is acting Deputy Secretary for the Development Cooperation, Development and Partnerships Group with Australia’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. Blair is also Australia’s first Ambassador for Regional Health Security with the role to support, strengthening national health systems and preparing the Indo-Pacific to respond to emerging health threats. Blair graduated in Economics in 1991 from the Australian National University and began his career in the not for profit development sector in Cambodia and Vietnam in 1993 before joining the Australian Government in 1997. Blair has been the senior aid representative based in Cambodia, Solomon Islands and Indonesia and was the Development Coordinator for the Regional Assistance Mission to the Solomon Islands in 2006-07.

Last Updated: 16 February 2018
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