Philippe Leroux-Martin worked for the Office of the High Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina. He was a member of a team of legal advisors who helped with the Dayton peace agreement implementation. Following his work in Sarajevo, he headed the legal department of the International Civilian Office, an organization established to supervise and coordinate Kosovo’s accession to independence in 2008-2009. A Canadian lawyer, he is a graduate of the Université de Montréal (LL.B), the London School of Economics (LL.M) and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government (MPA). Philippe is currently working on a book entitled “Diplomatic Counterinsurgency : Lessons from the Balkans”. His experience in communication and negotiation strategy has been showcased on CBC and the BBC.