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.


Sandra Rios

Director, CINDES

Director, Centro de Estudos de Integração e Desenvolvimento (CINDES); Trade policy instructor, Pontificia Universidade do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-RJ); Permanent consultant, National Confederation of Industry of Brazil. Areas of expertise include trade negotiations and trade policy. Former: Coordinator of the International Integration Unit, National Confederation of Industry of Brazil; Coordinator, International Business Centers Network Brazil; Researcher, Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica e Aplicada (IPEA).