Who We Are


Daniel M. Price, Managing Director

Daniel M. Price focuses on international economic policy, regulatory matters, and dispute resolution, drawing on his experience as Senior Partner for Global Issues at Sidley Austin, the White House international economics advisor and G8/G20 “Sherpa,” USTR Deputy General Counsel, and Deputy Agent to the Iran-US Claims Tribunal.

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Michael J. Smart, Managing Director

Michael J. Smart focuses on international trade and investment policy, including market access and regulatory matters, drawing on his experience as International Trade Counsel for the US Senate Committee on Finance, Director for International Trade and Investment at the National Security Council, Associate at Sidley Austin LLP, and Legislative Director for a US Congressman.

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Barbara Weisel, Managing Director

Barbara Weisel focuses on international trade and investment policy and negotiations as well as market access and regulatory matters, drawing on her experience as Assistant US Trade Representative for Southeast Asia and the Pacific and lead US negotiator of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, and as an economist at the State Department covering Japan and the Middle East.

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Jean-David Levitte, Senior Policy Advisor

Jean-David Levitte focuses on European policy issues and foreign relations, drawing on his experience as Senior Diplomatic Advisor and G8/G20 “Sherpa” to former French Presidents Nicolas Sarkozy and Jacques Chirac. He also served as French ambassador to the US, Permanent Representative to the UN, and held numerous positions in the French Foreign Ministry (including postings in Beijing and Hong Kong).

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Amanda Tuninetti, Director

Amanda Tuninetti focuses on international economic policy, financial regulation, and international trade and investment issues, drawing on her experience as an associate at Covington & Burling LLP, where she represented clients in public international law disputes and white collar investigations and litigation.

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Katherine Standbridge, Policy Analyst

Katherine Standbridge researches and reports on international finance, regulatory matters, and investment issues. Ms. Standbridge received her MA in International Political Economy and International Economics from the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) and BA in Political Science and Economics from Denison University. She previously interned with the Office of the US Trade Representative and the US Department of the Treasury, where she focused on US international economic policy.


Matt Miller, Policy Analyst

Matt Miller researches and reports on international economic policy, digital economy, and trade and investment issues. Mr. Miller received his BS in Political Science from Texas Christian University and is obtaining his MPP in International Trade Policy from George Washington University. He previously served as a Trade Clerk with the Senate Finance Committee and as a Fulbright Fellow in Sarawak, Malaysia.


Lynn Faught, Office Manager

Lynn Faught is responsible for all aspects of office management, including finance, schedule coordination and operations. A native Washingtonian, Ms. Faught received her BA in History of Art from Skidmore College.