H.E. Daniel Emery

Ambassador of Australia to the Republic of Serbia

H.E. Daniel Emery

Ambassador of Australia to the Republic of Serbia


Educational Background 

Master of Laws (International Law), Australian National University, 1998

Bachelor of Laws (Hons), University of Adelaide, 1988

Bachelor of Arts (Politics/Anthropology), University of Adelaide, 1988


Work History 

October 2021: Ambassador of Australia to Serbia, North Macedonia and Montenegro

2020 – 2021: Chargé d’Affaires, Australian Embassy, Zagreb

2018 – 2020: Director, Pacific Regional Organisations and Governance Section, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), Canberra

2015 – 2018: Deputy Head of Mission, Australian Embassy, Ankara (also accredited to Azerbaijan and Georgia)

2014: Director, Policy and Analysis, Defence White Paper Division, Department of Defence (secondment)

2011 – 2013: Director, Western Europe Section, DFAT, Canberra

2008 – 2010: Counsellor (Political), Australian Embassy, Seoul (also accredited to the DPRK)

2005 – 2007: Director, Counter-Terrorism Cooperation Section, DFAT, Canberra 

2003 – 2004: Executive Officer, Defence Policy and Liaison Section, DFAT, Canberra 

2000 – 2003: First Secretary, Australian Embassy, Moscow (also accredited to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tadjikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan)

1999:  Language Training (Russian)

1996 – 1998: Legal Adviser, Climate Change and Biodiversity Section, DFAT, Canberra

1994 – 1996: Legal Adviser, International Legal Branch, DFAT, Canberra 

1989 – 1993: Solicitor in private practice, Melbourne, Australia and London, UK

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