Dr Chuyang Liu has recently returned to Australia from her previous role as Trade Commissioner/Counsellor Commercial in Australian Embassy in Beijing China. Chuyang is now China Adviser based in Austrade’s Melbourne office.

Prior to joining Austrade in July 2012, Chuyang worked at the Department of Business and Innovation in the Victorian State Government of Australia.

Chuyang is a specialist in international law and WTO law, with extensive experiences in Australia, Europe (mainly Switzerland and the UK), and Asian countries (China, Malaysia, Japan and Korea) during her 24 years’ career. She is an expert in policy/legal issues in international economic law, the law of the sea and maritime law. Her employment spectrums range from international organisations including WTO in Geneva, State Government, to higher education and professional services firms. Chuyang also has significant experience in leading and managing the development of investment & business strategies for overseas companies in Asian markets, especially in China.

Chuyang has a PhD of International Economic Law from University of Bern (Switzerland), Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Victoria University (Australia), Master of Maritime Law from Dalian Maritime University, Bachelor of British & American Literature from Dalian Foreign Language University, China. In addition to English and Mandarin, she also speaks German and Japanese.