Based in Ho Chi Minh City, Rebecca leads the Austrade Vietnam team which is focused on growing Australia’s trade, investment and education relationship with Vietnam and Cambodia.
Rebecca Ball commenced her posting to Vietnam in February 2021, returning to the market after first working in Ho Chi Minh City in 2000. Prior to her current role, Rebecca was the Executive Director, Invest and Trade Western Australia. Previous leadership roles include A/CEO South West Development Commission, Western Australian Government and Austrade Trade Commissioner roles in Jakarta and New Delhi.
With more than 20 years' experience across economic and industry development, trade, investment, tourism and education in both public and private sectors in Australia and overseas, Rebecca is passionate about representing Australia and supporting Australian enterprises succeed globally.
Rebecca holds a Master of Business (Tourism Development) and a Bachelor of Arts (Hons)(Political Science).