From: Monday January 14, 2019, 7:00 pm
To: Monday January 14, 2019, 8:30 pm
Bernadette Hunkeler Brown, raised in Ebersecken, Switzerland, joined the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs in 1982.
After consular training in Berne and Venice, Mrs. Hunkeler Brown was subsequently transferred to the Swiss consular and diplomatic representations in New York, Rome, Canberra and Santo Domingo. From 1999 to August 2007 she was Deputy Head of Mission as well as heading the consular and administrative sections of the Swiss Embassies in Wellington and in Maputo. From September 2007 she was Counsellor and Deputy Head of Mission at the Swiss Embassy in Dublin before being appointed Consul General of Switzerland in Toronto in November 2009. In August 2013 she started her 4-year appointment as Consul General of Switzerland in Cape Town and in July 2017 was transferred to her current posting in Sydney, Australia.
Mrs. Hunkeler Brown is married to Nigel Brown.
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