Anita Ramasastry, a US citizen, is an international business law attorney specializing in responsible business conduct, business and human rights, anti-corruption, law and economic development, and banking and payment systems. She currently serves as director of the Graduate Program in Sustainable International Development at the University of Washington School of Law. She has worked in the public sector and international organizations in the US and Europe. She has been a part of investigations and social activities at the State Department, the UN, and Amnesty International, among others. She has a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School and has published several law journals and reviews.