About the Office
The Western Australian European Office
The Western Australia Government Office (WAGO) in Europe promotes awareness of Western Australia as an attractive destination for trade and investment. The WAGO team facilitates relationships between European and Western Australian companies and strengthens collaboration between science and research institutions.
With the geopgraphic proximity and similar time zones, Western Australia is the perfect base to service Asia Pacific from - one of many reasons for setting up a business in the dynamic and resourceful state.
Mike Deeks CSC, Agent General
As the Government of Western Australia’s representative throughout Europe, Mike is responsible for raising awareness of the State and promoting trade and investment.
Mike’s role is to raise the profile and knowledge throughout the UK and Europe of Western Australia as an investment destination and as a source of high quality products and expertise. To this end, key objectives include: expanding the awareness of and the market penetration for a range of Western Australian commodities, manufactured goods and services; encouraging further European investment in the Western Australian economy; promoting infrastructure investment and technology, education, innovation and scientific exchange; and promoting the immigration of businesses and skilled people to Western Australia to meet the needs of a strongly growing economy.