Sebastian Agustino Macias DG TAXUD / European Commission

Sebastian Agustino Macias is a trade and rules of origin expert of the European Commission. He has graduated in Business Administration and holds an MSc in European Studies at The London School of Economics, where he was inspired to pursue a career in international affairs at the European Commission. He has over 10 years’ experience in international trade and customs matters. He has previously worked in DG TRADE, dealing with trade and sustainable development matters on the FTAs between the EU and Colombia/Peru/Ecuador; Vietnam and Moldova. Since 2018, he is working in DG TAXUD dealing with the negotiation and implementation of preferential rules of origin in the Economic Partnership Agreements between the EU and African, Caribbean and Pacific countries.

Day 1: Wednesday 8 November 2023

Time Session
Mette Werdelin Azzam Speaker World Customs Organization
Willie Shumba Speaker AfCFTA
Michael Lawrence Speaker National Clothing Retail Federation
N'dri Yves Roland Tia Speaker DOUANES DE CÔTE D'IVOIRE
Sebastian Agustino Macias Speaker DG TAXUD / European Commission
Gabriela Landeros Speaker Servicio Nacional de Aduanas