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 (from October 2021)
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 will start in the position on 18 October 2021 and has been appointed for a three-year term. He will undertake a period of induction before being deployed to the State’s Investment and Trade Office in London.
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.