Stuart Rees - Senior Trade and Investment Commissioner - South Asia

Stuart Rees

Stuart Rees is Trade & Investment Commissioner South Asia for Austrade. Based in Bengaluru, Stuart leads the Australian Government’s investment and trade promotion in technology and innovation across India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh.

Stuart has extensive experience in supporting the growth of multinational and SME exporters from Australia across a diverse range of sectors and countries, with deep ASEAN experience. He was previously based in Thailand and has also lived and worked for a period of time in India and Papua New Guinea.

Stuart has been with the Australian Trade and Investment Commission for around 13 years. He joined the Australian Public Service in 2005 following a career in finance and agribusiness. He is a graduate of Marcus Oldham College – Australia’s leading agricultural tertiary institution.