Dr Geoff Raby: A Life-long Australian Ambassador

Former Australia Ambassador to China, Geoff Raby now provides consultancy to companies on doing business in China, and Chinese company on their going-out strategy.  Here is his recent interview at China Daily:

Geoff Raby Interview

Watch the video: http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/video/2011-08/08/content_13069545.htm

Dr Geoff Raby

Dr Geoff Raby  芮捷锐博士 is Chairman and CEO of Geoff Raby & Associates, a Beijing-based business advisory firm. In addition to his roles at Geoff Raby & Associates, Dr Raby is Executive Director of Riverstone Advisory, as well as an Independent non-Executive Director on the boards of Fortescue Mining Group, OceanaGold, and SmartTrans. He is also Co-Chair of Corrs Chambers Westgarth’s China Business Group, Senior Advisor to Kreab Gavin Anderson and the President of QIC’s China Business.

Dr Raby has recently been appointed as a Vice Chancellor’s Professorial Fellow at Monash University, a member of the Advance Global Advisory Board, and to the International Education Advisory Council by the Minister of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations.

Dr Raby was the Australian Ambassador to China from February 2007 to August 2011 and Deputy Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) from November 2002 to November 2006. He has held a number of senior positions in DFAT, including First Assistant Secretary, International Organisations and Legal Division (2001-2002), Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organisation, Geneva (1998-2001) and First Assistant Secretary, Trade Negotiations Division (1995-1998). He was Australia’s APEC Ambassador from November 2002 to December 2004.

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