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H.E. Steve Robinson AO

Australian Ambassador to the Philippines

Business Forum: Philippines

Mr Robinson is a senior career officer (Deputy Secretary level) in the Foreign Affairs and Trade portfolio.

Mr Robinson is the Australian Ambassador to the Philippines.

Over his extensive career, he has developed and expanded Australia’s relationships with a broad range of countries, with a particular focus on the South East Asian region.

He has served in Australia’s embassies in Jakarta, Yangon and Bangkok and has held a range of senior positions in Canberra across operational and corporate areas.

In 2009, Mr Robinson was made an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) “for service to Australia’s international interests through a significant and sustained contribution”.

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