World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
1974, LLB, University of Melbourne, Australia; 1976, LLM, University of Melbourne, Australia; 1980, PhD, University of Cambridge, UK. Since October 2008, Secretary-General, International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. Honorary Professor, Peking University. Honorary Professorial Fellow, University of Melbourne. Member: European Academy of Arts and Sciences; advisory boards. Author and co-author of books.