His Excellency Ambassador Sem Fabrizi

Ambassador of the European Union to Australia and New Zealand
'A stronger EU-Australia partnership in a connected and contested world'
Wednesday, 9 December 2015
Arrive from 11.30am, lunch 12 noon, speaker 12.30 concludes 1.30pm

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Sem Fabrizi has been Ambassador of the European Union to Australia and to New Zealand since September 2013.

An Italian career diplomat, he served as advisor on international relations to the President of the European Council in Brussels and to the Prime Minister’s Office in Rome.

He also served in Geneva at the Italian Permanent Mission to the WTO and in Beijing as Deputy Head of the Economic and Commercial Office at the Italian Embassy in the PRC.

At the MFA in Rome he held positions in the EU Department and the Secretary General’s office.

He holds degrees in International Law and International Economy from “La Sapienza”University in Rome.

He served as Lieutenant in the Italian army.

He was awarded the honour of Cavaliere Ufficiale dell’Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana.