Sir Roger Carrick is a former British diplomat. His distinguished career includes such prominent positions as ambassador to Indonesia and High Commissioner to Australia; he has also served in London, Sofia, Paris, Singapore, Washington and Chicago. He is the author of several publications including Rollaround Oz, based on his travels around Australia. He is a vice-president of the Britain-Australia Society and vice-chairman of the Royal Over-Seas League. Now a lecturer and business advisor, he lives in Somerset with his wife Hilary.