Owen Lippert is a Technical Advisor to ResInt. He is a senior policy expert with 30+ years of experience assisting governments, think tanks, educational institutions, and business with specialized expertise in democratic, economic and political issues in Asian and South American countries. He worked for five years as a USAID Chief of Party in South Asia. He has an extensive career history in trade policies (Canada-US FTA, NAFTA, and Free Trade Agreement of the Americas, Canada-Chile FTA, as well as Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property --TRIPS.
He is recognized for delivering policy advice and research using qualitative and quantitative methods; as well as, for working closely with government officials, legislators, business leaders, civil society and academics. He has worked in Canada, Bangladesh, Philippines, USA, Spain, Georgia, Chile, and Afghanistan.
Owen holds a PhD and an MA from University of Notre Dame – Indiana, USA.