Christophe Penot, new Ambassador of France to Australia
Mr. Christophe Penot and his spouse Mrs. Yukimi Penot were graciously hosted by the Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) and Lady Cosgrove, at Government House the morning of the 27th of June.
This ceremony of admission to office, marked by the letters of credence, signifies the officialisation of the ambassador’s position here in Australia.
H.E. Christophe Penot is replacing Mr. Christophe Lecourtier who previously held the position of Ambassador of France to Australia from 2014 until a few weeks ago.