H.E. Mr. Jean-Pierre Thebault, Ambassador of France to Australia [fr]


Previous postings

  • Ambassador for the preparation of France’s G7 Presidency, 2018-2019
  • Ambassador in Ireland, 2014-2018
  • Ambassador for the Environment, 2010-2014
  • Consul General in Hong Kong, 2005-2009
  • Deputy Head of Mission in Tokyo, 2002-2005
  • Diplomatic advisor to the Minister of Public Services and the Reform of the State, 2000-2002
  • Political counsellor in Berlin, 1999-2000
  • Diplomatic advisor to the Minister of Regional Planning and the Environment, 1997-1999
  • Political counsellor to the French Mission to the UN in New York, 1995-1997
  • Political counsellor in Croatia, 1994-1995
  • Head of the office of the European Community in Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania then Croatia, 1993-1994
  • Diplomatic advisor to the Minister of Justice, 1992-1993
  • Advisor to the Cabinet of the Prime Minister, 1991-1992
  • Desk officer (Finances) at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, 1988-1991
  • Student at the Ecole Nationale d’Aministration, 1986-1988


  • Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur, Knight of the Legion of Honor (18/04/2014)
  • Officier de l’Ordre national du Mérite, Officer of the National Order of Merit (30/11/2019)

Born in October 1961

Dernière modification : 14/12/2020

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