Victor do Prado is currently the Director of the Council and TNC Division at the WTO. From 2005 to 2011, he worked as Deputy Chief of Staff to the Director-General of the WTO, Pascal Lamy. He previously served as a
Counsellor in the WTO Rules Division where he acted as a Secretary of the WTO Committee on Subsidies and Countervailing Measures. Prior to joining the WTO, Victor do Prado was a Brazilian diplomat. During his post in Geneva a
Brazilian negotiator, he held the position of Chairman of the Subsidies Committee and was a Panelist in various Dispute Settlement cases. Victor do Prado holds a Degree in Law from the University of São Paulo and a Master in
International Relations from the Brazilian Diplomatic Academy. He has lectured at the University of Paris, the Freie Universität Berlin and at Georgetown University Law School.