T he former Dean of Swiss International Law School is Professor emerita of Private Law at the University of Basel/Switzerland and Adjunct Professor at Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia. She was adjunct professor at City University, Hong Kong and at Griffith University, Bribane/Australia, and held guest professorships all over the world.
Prof. Dr. Ingeborg Schwenzer has published numerous books and more than 200 articles in the fields of law of obligations (contracts, tort law and unjust enrichment, sales law both domestic and international), commercial arbitration as well as family law. She is the editor and main contributor of the world’s leading Commentary on the Convention on the International Sale of Goods (CISG) (4th edition, Oxford, OUP: 2016) and its German, Spanish, Portuguese and Turkish counterparts. Until 2018, Ingeborg Schwenzer has been chair of the CISG Advisory Council.
She is active in all areas of legal practice. In particular, she regularly acts as arbitrator, counsel and legal expert in international disputes.