Pascal Lamy

Pascal Lamy

Vice-President of the Paris Peace Forum, Coordinator of the Jacques Delors Think Tanks, Former DG of the World Trade Organization

Pascal Lamy ( is Vice-President of the Paris Peace Forum and President of the European branch of the Brunswick Group. He coordinates the Jacques Delors Institutes (Paris, Berlin, Brussels).

He is also President or member of various boards with a global, European or French vocation: European Starfish Mission (ocean), Mo Ibrahim Foundation, European Climate Foundation, IFPRI, PECC, CERRE, TMEA, Antarctica 2020, UNOC 2025 preparation, Transparency International, Alpbach Forum, Beijing Forum, World Trade Forum, WEF, Global Risks, Europaeum, Collegium international, Musiciens du Louvre, Institut Mendes-France, Fondation Colbert, etc.

He is an affiliated professor at the China Europe International Business School CEIBS (Shanghai) and at HEC (Paris).

From 2005 to 2013, Pascal Lamy served two consecutive terms as Director General of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Previously, he was Trade Commissioner (1999-2004), Director General of Crédit Lyonnais (1994-1999), Director of Cabinet of European Commission President Jacques Delors and his G7 Sherpa (1985-1994), Deputy Director of Cabinet of the French Prime Minister (1983-1985) and of the French Minister of Economy and Finance (1981-1983).

Latest publications include "Strange new world" (Odile Jacob 2020) and "Où va le monde?" (Odile Jacob 2018).