In this one-on-one conversation with Stimson Center President Brian Finlay, Director General Rafael Grossi will discuss current challenges to nuclear nonproliferation, the impact of the pandemic, and the IAEA’s ongoing work for the secure and peaceful use of nuclear technology.
Raphael Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency
Mr Grossi is a diplomat with over 35 years of experience in the field of non-proliferation and disarmament. He assumed office as Director General in December of 2019. He has previously served as Ambassador of Argentina to Austria and Argentine Representative to the IAEA and other Vienna-based International Organizations, President Designate of the 2020 NPT Review Conference, and twice President of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, as well as numerous senior roles at the IAEA, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, and in the Argentine Foreign Service. Full bio.