Ondrej Svoboda serves as an officer at the Unit of International Law of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic. Under this position he represents the Czech Republic at the EU Trade Policy Committee - Services and Investment (TPC S+I) and the OECD Investment Committee and participates in bilateral investment treaty negotiations. He graduated from the Faculty of Law, Charles University in Prague. From 2009 to 2010 he studied international relations and politics at the University of Kent as part of the Erasmus programme. Currently, he teaches public international law at the Faculty of Law of Charles University as a PhD candidate. His main fields of interests include international investment law, WTO law and the European Union's common commercial policy.