Simon Evenett Professor of Economics at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland and former World Bank official

Professor Simon Evenett heads up the University of St. Gallen MBA programme and is the leading specialist in trade, protectionism, and the G20. Previously, he was also Director of Economic Research, World Trade Institute, and has twice served as a World Bank official. Professor Evenett has also served as a Member on several high level committees on international commerce including The French Trade Minister's High Level Group on Globalisation; The Warwick Commission on the Future of the Multilateral Trading System; and The Zedillo Committee on the Global Trade and Financial Architecture.