International Transport Forum - 2014 annual summit Transport for a Changing World | 21-23 may 2014 - Leipsig, Germany | France presidency
Speakers
Angel Gurría
Secretary-General
OECD
Speaker
Transport for a Changing World: Thinking Beyond the Trends – Shaping Responses (including the International Transport Forum Awards Ceremony)
14:00 - 16:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014
Participant
Expanding Airport Capacity
16:30 - 18:00Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Angel Gurría is the Secretary-General of the OECD since June 2006. He was re-appointed to a second mandate in September 2010. As OECD Secretary-General, he has reinforced the OECD's role as a "hub" for global dialogue and debate on economic policy issues while pursuing internal modernisation and reform. Mr. Gurría is a Mexican national and came to the OECD following a distinguished career in public service in his country, including positions as Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of Finance and Public Credit in the 1990s. Mr. Gurría holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from UNAM (Mexico) and a Master of Arts Degree in Economics from Leeds University (United Kingdom).