Edison Tabra Ochoa
Edison Tabra Ochoa is an Assistant Professor of Commercial Law at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP). He holds an MA and PhD in Culture and Governance in Organizations from the University of Navarra, and a Master in Business Law by the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru (PUCP). He was a Carolina Foundation MA Scholar (2006), Spanish Ministry Education International Mobility Scholar (2010), and Asociación de Amigos of Navarra University Doctoral Fellow (2009-2013). He was visiting scholar at Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador (2017), University of Valencia Spain (2018) and the National University of Singapore (2020). He is the author of books and articles on commercial law, with particular focus on corporate governance and corporate law. In 2017, he was part of the Corporate Law Specialists Task Force in charge to propose amendments to Peruvian Companies Act 1998. He is an academic member at the European Corporate Governance Institute (Belgium) and the Business and Humanis Institute (Spain). Also, he is part of the staff of commissioners at the National Institute for the Defense of Competition and Protection of Intellectual Property – INDECOPI Peru in charge of resolving consumer affairs. He also acts as an expert witness and arbitrator in national business disputes in relation to corporate law, corporate governance, and consumer law.