Founder & CEO of Nextrade Group that helps governments and Fortune 500s optimize public policies and investment in driving trade and ecommerce worldwide; and Founder and Chairwoman of TradeUp Capital Fund, a growth capital platform for globalizing tech companies to raisedebt and equity from institutional investors. Adjunct Professor at UCLA Anderson School of Management; writing 10th book on international trade. Idea woman behind international initiatives such as eTrade for All now championed by the United Nations, and RTA Exchange, a global dialogue forum on regional trade agreements led by the Inter-American and Asian Development Banks with ICTSD. High-level speaking engagements on trade, e.g. at Davos, World Trade Symposium, Global Trade Review conference, WTO, etc. Senior Advisor to the B20-affiliated World SME Forum. Life Member of the Council on Foreign Relations. MBA, Wharton; PhD, UC San Diego.