Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Canada, Sydney
Since April 2016, Marc-André Hawkes has led the commercial team for the Consulate General of Canada in Sydney that assists Canadian companies pursue economic opportunities in Australia and Australian companies seeking to invest in Canada.
He previously led the commercial team at the Canadian Consulate General in Miami, Florida (2011-2016) and at the Canadian Embassy in Quito, Ecuador (2006-2008). He has been part of Canada’s diplomatic corps since 2003 largely focusing on international trade files having previously worked at Accenture in IT management consulting (2000-2003) and at Microsoft in marketing and corporate finance (1998-99).
Marc-André has lived in eleven cities in seven countries on five continents. He holds a Bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Ottawa and is currently a candidate for the Masters of Liberal Arts in Management from the Harvard Extension School. He is a proud husband, father and loves soccer, all things Star Wars, Lego and of course hockey.
Hear Marc-André speak at the Canada Connect event on 11 April at Commonwealth House.
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