Nicholas Frank is a Programme Officer at ICTSD. Previously, he worked as a consultant for the ICTSD on the RTA Exchange - a joint initiative of the ICTSD, the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) focused on building greater coherence between regional trade agreements (RTAs) and the multilateral trading system. Nicholas completed internships at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in the Accessions Division and at the ICTSD in the Competitiveness and Development Programme. Nicholas holds an M.Sc in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics. He also holds an Honours degree in International Relations with a focus on Political Economy and Development and a Bachelor of Commerce degree in PPE (Politics, Philosophy, and Economics) from the University of Cape Town. Nicholas is a citizen of South Africa and the United States.