Meet the Speaker:

Rosemary Gallant

Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs, U.S. Embassy, London

Rosemary Gallant, a career member of the United States Senior Foreign Service is the Regional Senior Commercial Officer for Northern Europe, overseeing the Commercial Service operations in the Nordics, Ireland and the UK. She is focused on supporting the U.S.-UK commercial relationship, promoting investment into the United States and helping advise the U.S. government on bilateral trade issues.

Prior to her assignment in London, Ms. Gallant served as the Senior Commercial Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia and the Principal Commercial Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, China, responsible for trade promotion and commercial affairs in the Beijing consular district.

Earlier in her career, Rosemary Gallant worked as a Commercial Officer at the US Consulate Generals in Shanghai and Hong Kong and served as Deputy Senior Commercial Officer at the American Institute in Taiwan and the Commercial Attaché responsible for trade programs at the U.S. Mission to the European Union in Brussels, Belgium.  She is a member of the Board of Directors of BritishAmerican Business.

Ms. Gallant graduated from Wellesley College and is married to Jonathan Gallant. She speaks Chinese, French and Bahasa Indonesian.