Head of Investment Policies Branch

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

Dr Joerg Weber is Head of the Investment Policies Branch in the Division on Investment and Enterprise of United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), responsible for implementing the work of the organisation on national and international investment policies and its Investment Policy Reviews. He is also a team member of the prestigious annual World Investment Report. Dr Weber joined the United Nations in New York in 1990, after working for Columbia University and the Academy of Sciences at the University of Göttingen. Since 1993, he has been working for UNCTAD in Geneva, focusing on matters related to a possible multilateral framework for investment and international investment agreements. Dr Weber received his Ph.D. degree from the Free University of Berlin.