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Guest lecture: Consul General Simone Desmarchelier

A unique occasion for students who met with Consul General at the Prato Centre

Australian Trade Commissioner for Italy, Cyprus and Malta and Consul General in Milan, Simone Desmarchelier visited the Monash Prato Centre for the first time on Wednesday 3 June to address students attending the Law Program. A law graduate herself, Simone engaged with students by talking about her experiences as a corporate lawyer and investment banker prior to entering the diplomatic service.  Simone gave first hand insight into the benefits and advantages of a law degree to provide career choices across a range of industries.  Simone also commented on the importance of cross-cultural awareness, encouraging the study of languages and international experiences as a fundamental part of personal and professional growth.