Charlie Parton, diplomat in China – “The worst thing in life is to be bored”

On the 23rd March I had the absolute pleasure of meeting and interviewing Charlie Parton having listened to a talk about his current perspective on China and its rising global presence.

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Having spent around 40 years as a diplomat in China, he is incredibly knowledgeable and was inspiring to speak to. His career has taken him all over the world and has presented him with a lifetime of knowledge and experience. It was a true delight to learn the worst and best parts of his career, as well as the fascinating advice he had for aspiring diplomats.

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Thank you very much Charlie for a brilliant interview!

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