Gary Hogan AM, CSC
Gary Hogan is Senior Adviser, Defence and National Security, at KPMG Australia. He is Adjunct Professor of International Relations at the UNSW School of Humanities and Social Sciences and serves on the Council of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. Gary is a graduate of the Chinese National Defence University and taught China studies on faculty of the US National Defense University, Washington DC. He was Australia’s first Defence Attaché to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the first foreigner to graduate from Indonesia’s National College of Governance. He served three years as Defence Head at the Australian Embassy in Jakarta. He is a commentator on Australia-Asia relations with the Lowy Institute, the Australian Strategic Policy Institute, the Australian newspaper, ABC News 24 and ABC radio. He is a member of the Order of Australia and was awarded the Conspicuous Service Cross while on active service in the Middle East. His foreign decorations include the US Legion of Merit and the Grand Meritorious Military Order of Indonesia.