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.
Sékou Falil Doumbouya
Master’s degree in economic and statistical modelling, Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Administration Economique” (ENSAE-Paris). Trade economist specialized in the field of services and investment trade policy and international negotiations in Africa. Executive Director, Groupe de Recherche et d’Appui au Développement Economique et social (GRADES); Research Associate, International Lawyers and Economists against Poverty (ILEAP); Member, West Africa Technical Group on Services; Co-teaches “Trade in Services and the GATS” WTO regional course. Former: Consultant and advisor to many countries and regional communities in Africa under various forums on services (EPA negotiations with EU, regional negotiations, WTO LDC waiver operationalization). Awarded the Medal of Global Development Network (GDN) for development research.