THE HON TANYA PLIBERSEK MP
DEPUTY LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION
SHADOW MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS
AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
MEMBER FOR SYDNEY
SENATOR THE HON PENNY WONG
LEADER OF THE OPPOSTION IN THE SENATE
SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT
LABOR SENATOR FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA
APPOINTMENT OF FRANCES ADAMSON AS SECRETARY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE
Labor congratulates Frances Adamson on her appointment as the new Secretary of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
Ms Adamson is one of Australia's most accomplished diplomats, and has served government of all stripes with distinction.
She has been our Ambassador to China, and has advised Prime Ministers and Ministers.
We have appreciated Ms Adamson's advice over the years, and look forward to working with her in her new role.
WEDNESDAY, 20 JULY 2016