Anabel González

World Trade Organization

Programs: GeoeconomicsCategory: Analysis, Podcast

Anabel González has been Deputy Director-General of the World Trade Organization since June 2021. She is a renowned global expert on trade, investment, and economic development. She has previously served as Minister of Trade of Costa Rica, Senior Director of the World Bank’s Trade and Competitiveness Global Practice, and Director of the WTO Agriculture Division. Before her current job, she was Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, where she hosted the virtual series Trade Winds, and Senior Advisor at BCG.

Recent Content


Episode 83: Can the WTO Retool for an Age of Geoeconomic Competition?

The open and rules-based trading system is at an inflection point. Countries are reexamining their trade policies in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, China’s rise, and Russia’s invasion of …