E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
Director and Principal, Ciuriak Consulting Inc. (Ottawa), Fellow-in-Residence with the C.D. Howe Institute (Toronto), Senior Fellow with the Centre for International Governance Innovation (Waterloo), and Associate with BKP Development Research & Consulting GmbH (Munich). Former: Deputy Chief Economist, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT); Contributing editor, DFAIT’s Trade Policy Research series; Deputy to the Chair, APEC Economic Committee; Finance Counsellor, Canada’s Embassy in Germany; Chief of Financial Institutions and Project Director of Financial Institutions Reform, Canada’s Finance Department. Appointed to review Canada’s support for business and commercially-oriented research and development, and a forthcoming review of East Africa’s manufacturing policy for the African Development Bank.