August 23, 2017

Mark Wu

Mark Wu is an Assistant Professor at Harvard Law School.  His research focuses on international trade law, including issues concerning emerging economies, digital trade, intellectual property, trade remedies, environment, and investment.  In 2016, he was appointed by the World Trade Organization to serve on the Advisory Board for the WTO Chairs Programme.  Wu also serves on the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council on Trade and Foreign Direct Investment.  In addition, he works with the World Bank on assessing trade agreements and serves on multiple expert groups convened by the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development.  He is an Editorial Board member of the World Trade Review and of the World Intellectual Property Organization’s series on intellectual property, innovation and economic development.  Prior to academia, Wu served as the Director for Intellectual Property in the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.  He was the lead U.S. negotiator for the IP chapters of several free trade agreements. He continues to serve as a principal liaison to the Trade and Environment Policy Advisory Committee.