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.


Gabrielle Kaufmann-Kohler

Partner, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler

Professor of Law, Geneva University; Partner, Lévy Kaufmann-Kohler. Teaches international commercial and investment arbitration; Director of LL.M in international Dispute Settlement (MIDS), Geneva University and Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. Acts as arbitrator in international commercial and investment arbitration (over 190 arbitrations under the rules of all major institutions). Regularly ranked among the top ten arbitrators worldwide. Member of the Swiss delegation for the UNCITRAL Transparency Rules and Convention. Honorary President of the Swiss Arbitration Association. Member of the Governing Board of the International Council of Commercial Arbitration. Numerous publications in the area of her specialization.