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Condolences on the passing of Mr. Ross Maddock OAM, Chairman Emeritus of the ATBC

A good friend of Taiwan, Ross Maddock, has been taken from us.

Mr. Ross Maddock OAM, Chairman Emeritus of the Australia-Taiwan Business Council had contributed to strengthening economic relations between Taiwan and Australia over the long term, playing an important role in promoting trade and mutual investment.

His outstanding achievement and service were highly commended by the governments of both Taiwan and Australia.  On September 15, 2017, Elliott Charng, Representative of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Australia on behalf of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Republic of China(Taiwan), awarded the Friend of Foreign Service Medal to Mr. Maddock, a longstanding Australian friend of Taiwan.

Ross’ kindly spirit and unselfishly devotion will be greatly missed by all of us.

Ross Maddock

Representative Charng presents the Certificate of Award of the Friend of Foreign Service Medal to Ross Maddock OAM, Chairman Emeritus of the ATBC in 2017.

Mr. Ross Maddock OAM, Chairman Emeritus of the ATBC

(Courtesy of Ms. Ching-mei Tuan, Spouse of Mr. Maddock OAM)