Dr. Joerg Weber is currently Officer-in-Charge of the International Arrangements Section in UNCTAD, responsible for implementing the work of the organization on international investment agreements. He has been with this programme since its inception in 1998. Prior to this, Dr. Weber has been a team member of the prestigious annual United Nations publication, the World Investment Report,since it was first published in 1991. Dr. Weber joined the United Nations in 1990, working on foreign direct investment and transnational corporations issues. Since 1998, he has focused on matters related to international investment agreements.
Dr. Weber received his Ph.D. degree from the Free University of Berlin. He is a national of Germany.