Chris ellinger (committee member)

Chris Ellinger commenced as Australia’s Deputy Consul General to Mumbai in September 2018.  Prior to this, he was the Deputy Director of the India Economic Strategy Taskforce in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.  In this role he managed the development and delivery of the seminal report to the Australian Government, An India Economic Strategy to 2035, led by Australia’s former Foreign Secretary Peter Varghese. Mr Ellinger has had a previous posting to Madrid (2012-2015).  Prior to joining the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade he worked as a business consultant in Melbourne. He has degrees in economics and philosophy.

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