Mr. Francis Gurry
Francis Gurry is an Australian lawyer who has served as Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) since October 1, 2008.
He holds law degrees from the University of Melbourne, a Ph.D from the University of Cambridge and isan honorary professor of, and holds honorary doctorates from, universities in a wide range of countries.
He is the author of a number of publications, one of which has become a standard legal text in the UK and is published by Oxford University Press as Gurry on Breach of Confidence.
Francis Gurry speaks English and French.