Renata Brazil David
Head of the Program on International Communications Regulation and Policy Director of Legal Affairs, ITSO
Adjunct Professor, AUWCL
Dr. Brazil David has been appointed by the Director General as ITSO’s Director of Legal Affairs in 2011, being responsible, inter alia, for managing the legal issues pertaining to the organization, preparing, overseeing and acting as the Secretary of the Assembly of Parties, supporting the organization’s relations with its stake holders, and promoting its initiatives. She is the Head of the ITSO Program on International Communications Regulation and Policy at American University Washington College and has been actively involved in initiatives such as the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development, the World Economic Forum Internet for All, the Smart Sustainable Development Model Initiative, among others.
Dr. Brazil David is a Brazilian national, who received legal education in Brazil, England and the US. She holds a Masters of Law (LL.M.) in International Trade Law from the University of Essex in England and a Ph.D. in Law (S.J.D.) from American University Washington College of Law.
Dr. Brazil David has several years of experience in legal research and academia. Prior to joining ITSO, Dr. Brazil David worked as the Associate Director of the Brazil-US Legal and Judicial Studies Program and as an adjunct Professor at American University Washington College of Law.
She was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is fluent in Portuguese, Spanish and English, with upper intermediate abilities in French.