Peter Draper is Senior Research Fellow in the Economic Diplomacy programme at the South African Institute of International Affairs. His expertise is in trade and investment policy and negotiations, and international business regulation, with specific reference to South and Southern Africa and their relations with the U.S., EU, China and India and the World Trade Organization. his specialties include: Analysis of negotiating options concerning trade and investment policy, and related consulting experience. His other domestic affiliations are: Adjunct Professor at Wits Business School; Senior Consultant to the India, Brazil, and South Africa think tank consortium at the Centre for Development and Enterprise; and Research Associate of the Department of Political Science at the University of Pretoria; while his current international affiliations include: board member of the Botswana Institute for Development Policy Analysis; non-resident senior fellow of the Brussels-based European Centre for International Political Economy; vice-chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Trade; and member of the brains trust of the Evian Group at IMD Lausanne. He holds a Master of Commerce degree from the University of Natal (now University of KwaZulu-Natal).