The Western Australia Government Office (WAGO) in Europe promotes awareness of Western Australia as an attractive destination for trade and investment.

We are Western Australia’s international trade and investment office located in London. Our role is to strengthen collaboration and facilitate relationships between companies and institutions in Europe, the UK, Israel and Western Australia (WA).

Led by the Agent General – a diplomatic position established 125 years ago – the Western Australian Government Office (WAGO) has a team of highly-skilled and proactive officers working across energy, mining, defence, infrastructure, agriculture, wine, education, science, innovation and technology sectors. Our objective is to grow and diversify the WA economy through our strong overseas networks.

The Agent General

John Langoulant AO, Agent General

On 16 August 2021, Premier Mark McGowan and Deputy Premier Roger Cook announced  John Langoulant AO as the new Agent General for Western Australia in the United Kingdom/Europe region.

Mr Langoulant started in the position on 18 October 2021 and has been appointed for a three-year term.

As the Agent General, Mr Langoulant will play an important investment attraction, trade promotion and state representation role for Western Australia within the United Kingdom and European markets.

The Agent General works closely with Western Australia’s Investment and Trade Commissioners to attract investment and grow trade as part of the State’s focus on diversifying the economy.

Read more about this appointment here.

For enquiries directed to the Agent General during this period, please contact Sally Janssen.


Meet the team

Mr John Langoulant AO

Agent General

David Burrows

Senior Trade and Investment Manager

Claire Toms

Trade and Investment Manager

Carolyn Gallop

Trade and Investment Manager

Thomas Lamond

Business Development Manager

Sally Janssen

Executive Assistant to Agent General / Business Development Officer

Michael Carstens

Finance and Office Manager

Debbie Winfield


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London WC2B 4LG