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Michael Thawley

Michael Thawley, British diplomat.

Background

  • Thawley, Michael was born in 1950 in England. Arrived in Australia, 1960.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, Australian National University, 1971. Postgraduate diploma in Russian, Surrey University, England, 1980.

    Career

    • Joined Australian Foreign Service, 1972, first assistant secretary Prime Ministers Department, 1993-1996. National security advisor Prime Minister Australia, 1996. Deputy secretary department foreign affairs and trade.

      Australian ambassador to the United States Washington, since 2000.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, music, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Deborah Wilkins. Children: Samuel, Thomas, Cosimo.
    • spouse: Deborah Wilkins
    • children: Samuel Thawley
    • Thomas Thawley
    • Cosimo Thawley
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    Born 1950
    (age 67)
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