Mr James Larsen

Australian Ambassador to Turkey

Mr James Larsen Recently appointed as Ambassador to Turkey and formerly the principal Advisor to The Hon Senator Bob Carr, Mr Larsen.

Prior to this he was previously Australian Ambassador for People Smuggling Issues.and Australian Ambassador to Israel from 2006-2010. As a career officer with the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade he held a number of overseas postings positions, including in Brussels and Bangkok.

He holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne.