Global Business Briefing with His Excellency Dr. Kevin Rudd, Ambassador of Australia to the U.S.

Event Details

Thursday February 22, 2024

The Meridian Corporate Council is delighted to host His Excellency Dr. Kevin Rudd, Ambassador of Australia to the U.S. for an upcoming Meridian International Center roundtable. Time and time again, Ambassador Rudd has been called upon to navigate Australia's objectives on a global stage. As a former Australian prime minister (twice!), Australia's foreign minister, a diplomat in Beijing, a senior public servant in Queensland, and the head of the Asia society in New York, he is one of his countries great foreign policy luminaries and is uniquely equipped for his current posting in Washington. During the briefing, Ambassador Rudd will share his insight on the dynamics of the Indo-Pacific, IPEF, AUKUS, and how the private sector can help advance economic growth across the region.

This program is only open to members of the Meridian Corporate Council. If you have any questions, please reach out to Rodrigo Moreschi at

Program Speakers

Name Title
H.E. Dr. Kevin Rudd  Ambassador of Australia to the U.S.
Ambassador Stuart Holliday Chief Executive Officer, Meridian


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