Marina Foltea is an international trade law expert advising global companies and governmental institutions around the world. Her main areas are international economic agreements and organizations (WTO, FTAs), regulations and governmental affairs, having published work in this field.
Foltea obtained her Ph.D. in international economic law in 2010 from the University of Bern, winning the Walther Hug prize for the best legal dissertation in Switzerland.
She is eligible to solve WTO disputes and EU trade disputes with third countries, being a frequent speaker at international events. Foltea has spoken in the European Parliament and contributes to international discussions on highly regulated products. She is also assistant professor at the Polish Academy of Sciences (Institute of Law Studies) focusing on international trade law.