Mr. Mark S. Ellis
Dr. Mark S. Ellis is Executive Director of the International Bar Association in London. Before joining the association in 2000, he spent a decade as the first Executive Director of the Central European and Eurasian Law Initiative, which provided technical legal assistance to a number of countries and the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY) in The Hague. He also served as legal advisor to the Independent International Commission on Kosovo and adviser to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe during the creation of Serbia’s War Crimes Tribunal. Mr. Ellis was actively involved with the Iraqi High Tribunal and is now a member of the Disciplinary Advisory Panel to the Defence Counsel for the ICTY and International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda.