Catharine Titi is a Research Associate Professor (tenured) at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS)-CERSA, University Paris II Panthéon-Assas, France. She is Co-Chair of the ESIL Interest Group on International Economic Law; Member of the International Law Association (ILA) Committee on Rule of Law and International Investment Law; and she sits on the Editorial Board of the Yearbook on International Investment Law & Policy (Columbia/OUP). She co-directs the research project The impact of international investment agreements on FDI flows funded by the French Ministry of Justice (2017-2019). Catharine holds a PhD from the University of Siegen in Germany (Dr. Iur., Summa cum laude, Rolf H. Brunswig Prize)) and has previously been a consultant at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). In 2016, Catharine was awarded the prestigious Smit-Lowenfeld Prize of the International Arbitration Club of New York for the best article published in the field of international arbitration.