Academic Advisory Council
Prof Joost Pauwelyn
Professor of International Law
Prof Pauwelyn is Professor of International Law at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Geneva, Switzerland and Co-Director of the Institute’s Centre for Trade and Economic Integration (CTEI).
Ms. Martine Julsaint Kidane
Economic Affairs Officer at UNCTAD’s
Ms. Julsaint Kidane is an Economic Affairs Officer at UNCTAD’s, ICT Policy Section, Division on Technology and Logistics.
Hans Falck P.h.D
Academic Director and ex-officio member
Hans Falck holds a doctorate in economics from Lund University and works as Assistant Professor in economics at Lund University. He has published on development
Executive Director and ex-officio member
Peter Kiuluku has been an international business consultant with specialist skills in corporate strategy and marketing. He previously managed the Global Leadership
Christophe Bellmann, Ph.D
Programmes Director at ICTSD
Is the Programmes Director at the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD). He joined ICTSD in 1998, first as Programme Officer for Outre
Prof. Chris Milner Ph.D
Head of the School of Economics
Professor Chris Milner is the head of the School of Economics, University of Nottingham. Chris Milner moved to the School in 1994 from Loughborough University where
Dr Edwini Kessie
Director, for the Agriculture and Commodities Division, at the World Trade Organization
Dr Edwini Kessie who has a Doctorate Degree in law form the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia, and Master’s Degrees in law from the University of Toronto, Canada and the University of Brussels, Belgium, and ...
Dr Joan Apecu
head of the Trade Negotiations Committee Section and Economic Affairs Officer - WTO
Dr Apecu is the head of the Trade Negotiations Committee Section and Economic Affairs Officer for the Council and Trade Negotiations Committee division of the World Trade Organization in Geneva, Switzerland.
Dr Jacques Degbelo
Chief in the Europe/Africa section, Trade Policy and Review Division - WTO
Dr Degbelo is the Chief in the Europe/Africa section, Trade Policy and Review Division of the World Trade Organisation in Geneva, Switzerland.
Dr Edward Kwakwa.
Works for the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva,
Dr Kwakwa works for the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva, where he has served in several capacities including that of Legal Counsel for WIPO.