Australian Consulate-General
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Consul General

                                                                                                               

                                                 Ms Karen Lanyon
                      Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

                                                                                                                           


Biography

Ms Lanyon is a senior career officer of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and has recently completed a posting to Los Angeles as Consul-General. Ms Lanyon has previously served as Minister Counsellor at the Australian Embassy in Indonesia and Deputy Head of Mission in Cambodia, as well as postings to Jakarta and Singapore. She has also served as Foreign Affairs and Trade Regional Director in Sydney, Assistant Secretary, Africa Branch and Assistant Secretary, Public Diplomacy Branch and worked extensively in APEC and ASEAN.           

Ms Lanyon holds a Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws from the Australian National University.