Marion Jansen

director, Trade and Agriculture Directorate, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

SPOTLIGHT DISCUSSION – Redrawing the Agri-Food Trade Map

Marion Jansen is director of the Trade and Agriculture Directorate at the OECD. She previously held senior positions in the World Trade Organization, the International Labour Office and the International Trade Centre.

Jansen holds a PhD in economics from the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (Barcelona) and undergraduate degrees from the Universities of Konstanz, Passau and Toulouse. She has published widely on international trade and global economic governance and notably co-edited the volumes “Shared Harvests: Agriculture, Trade and Employment” and “Women Shaping Global Economic Governance”.

A German national, Marion Jansen grew up in the Netherlands. Next to German and Dutch, she speaks English, French, Italian and Spanish.