Mr Dominic Trindade
Mr Trindade is a senior career officer with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and has previously served overseas as Australia's Deputy Permanent Representative to the WTO in Geneva, Deputy High Commissioner in Singapore and Second Secretary in Colombo, Sri Lanka. He has been a Legal Adviser to the Department on international, trade and domestic law and has also worked on trade policy and negotiations.
Mr Trindade has Arts (Asian Studies) and Law degrees from the University of Melbourne, a Graduate Diploma in Foreign Affairs and Trade from the Australian National University and has been admitted to practice as a lawyer. He also speaks Chinese.