- Global Economy and Trade
- American Politics
Audience & Industry
- Board Meetings and Executive Briefings
- Global Audiences
- Senior Management Groups
Having served as the principal policymaker, negotiator, presidential advisor, and spokesperson on international trade issues for the United States, Susan Schwab provides expert insights on global trade, policy and politics.
Ambassador Susan Schwab served as U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) from 2006-2009. As a member of the President’s cabinet, public policy scholar and global strategic corporate executive, Schwab is considered a foremost expert on global trade relations. Her efforts as the USTR include work to dramatically increase free trade agreements, resolve trade disputes and enforce existing agreements. At a time when U.S. trade policies are likely to undergo change that will have global implications, there is not an industry, company or association not touched by trade policy. In light of the topic’s importance, Schwab shares with audiences her unique views on trade including perspective on key policies and competing political interests. Her insights include how global businesses and organizations can best positions themselves for success in light of evolving trade relations.