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Cristian Rodriguez Chiffelle

Lead, Trade & Investment Policy, World Economic Forum
Functioning of the WTO - Forum Contact
Competition Policy - Group Manager
Investment Policy - Group Manager
Investment Policy - Contributing Author
Industrial Policy - Forum Contact
Innovation - Forum Contact
Fisheries and Oceans - Forum Contact
Services - Forum Contact
Finance and Development - Forum Contact

Lead, Trade & Investment Policy, World Economic Forum. Former: Served in various positions for the Chilean Ministry of Foreign Affairs, including as head of the Energy, Trade and Sustainable Development department, and as legal advisor of the Air Transport, Services and Investment department. Responsible for negotiating bilateral investment treaties and different chapters of several free trade agreements, including serving as lead trade and environment negotiator at the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations, and has formally represented Chile before the OECD, WTO, APEC and several UN bodies on trade, investment and environment. LLM, Harvard Law School; Master in Public Administration, Harvard Kennedy School of Government (Edward S. Mason Fellow).


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