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Ben Giles Trade Commissioner Austrade

Countries of expertise Indonesia, Thailand

Work sector Government

Asian languages spoken Indonesian

Location Thailand

Other Available to travel up to 50 kilometres
Available for Having students visit you in your workplace, Available for virtual interactions via Skype or other electronic means


Ben works as the Trade Commissioner for Austrade in Bangkok. Before moving to Thailand, Ben worked in Austrade’s East Asia Growth Markets branch in Canberra and undertook a six-month secondment as trade commissioner in Jakarta while working as a Senior Export Advisor at Austrade in Sydney. From 1993, Ben spent six years working in Jakarta, first at Indonesian law firm Gani Djemat & Partners and then as the operations manager of a small joint-venture specialising in golf course construction.

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