Yonov Fred Agah

Yonov Frederick Agah, Deputy Director General, World Trade Organisation

Deputy Director-General Agah previously served as the Ambassador of Nigeria to the WTO. Prior to that he served as the Alternate Chief Negotiator for the Doha Round and Head of Nigeria’s Trade Office to the WTO in the Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the United Nations Office in Geneva.

Mr Agah served as Chair of the WTO’s General Council in 201, amongst numerous boards. He was responsible for organizing the Eighth WTO Ministerial Conference.

Mr Agah holds both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Economics from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He obtained a Master of Business Administration and Doctor of Philosophy in Economics (International Trade) from the University of Jos, Nigeria, in 1989 and 2007 respectively. Mr Agah also obtained a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Abuja, Nigeria, in 2009. He has contributed to various books and journals.