Andrés Rigo Sureda
7002 Beechwood Drive
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Visiting Fellow, All Souls College (Oxford) 2006- 2007); Senior Advisor to Fulbright and Javorski LLP 2001-2005; Deputy General Counsel, World Bank 1994-2000; Assistant General Counsel, World Bank 1992-1994; Chief Counsel (Africa Region), World Bank 1982-1992; Counsel and Senior Counsel, World Bank 1973-1982; Legal Adviser in the Ministry of Foreign Relations, Venezuela (1972-1973); Assistant Professor of International Law, Universidad Autónoma (Madrid) 1971-1973
Member of the Editorial Board of Arbitraje, Revista de arbitraje comercial y de inversione; Counsellor of the American Society of International Law; member of the Club Español del Arbitraje (President of the New-York Washington, DC Chapter), the International Bar Association, the London Court of International Arbitration, and the European Society of International Law; Associate Member of the Spanish International Law Association
Member of the ICSID Panels of Arbitrators and Conciliators (appointed by Spain), the WTO Panel of Experts, and the Panel of International Arbitrators of the American Arbitration Association
Numerous arbitrations under ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC and AAA Rules, mostly as chairman of the arbitral tribunal.
Policy and Discretion in Investment Treaty Arbitration. (Lauterpacht Memorial Lectures) Cambridge University Press (forthcoming); “Investment Arbitration and Economic Development. The World Bank Connection” in Liber Amicorum Bernardo Cremades. Kluwer. 2010; “Precedent in Investment Treaty Arbitration” in International Investment Law for the 21st Century. Essays in Honour of Christoph Schreuer. Oxford. 2009; “La noción de inversión protegida” in Arbitraje Internacional. Tensiones actuales (F. Mantilla-Serrano, editor). LEGIS. Bogotá. 2006; “Arbitraje de inversión” in Comentario a la Ley de Arbitraje (A. de Martín and S. Hierro, editors). Marcial Pons. Madrid. 2006.