CONSUL, AUSTRALIAN CONSULATE GENERAL SHANGHAI
In his role as Consul, John advises key Australian decision makers across a broad range of areas, including international macroeconomics, industry specific regulatory risks, the Chinese business environment, financial services reform, regional trade, and geopolitics.
Mr Fowler also manages the Australian Consulate General’s public diplomacy program, which aims to promote Australian culture through literature, performing arts, education and sport.
Mr Fowler is a qualified solicitor and joined the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in 2012. Prior to joining DFAT, he worked as an Associate in the Federal Court of Australia, and as a lawyer at a major international law firm.
He holds a Bachelor of Laws and a Bachelor of Economics.