Cecilia Olivet


Cecilia Olivet is a social scientist who specialises in the European Union's trade and investment agenda and the international investment regime. Cecilia is Uruguayan, has a BA degree in International Relations from Universidad de la República in Uruguay and an MA in International Politics and East Asia from Warwick University, UK. In 2005, she joined TNI where she is part of the Economic Justice programme. She coordinates the Trade and Investment programme and contributes with research, analysis, campaigning and network facilitation. She is an active member of the Seattle to Brussels (S2B) network and the EU-ASEAN FTA network.

Between 2013 and 2015, Cecilia was a member and chair of a Commission, known as CAITISA, established by Presidential decree to audit Ecuador's bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and investment arbitration cases.