Investment Mediation Insights: Investment Mediation—From the State’s Perspective

ICSID’s Investment Mediation Insights webinar series provides practical insights on the growing field of international investment mediation.

In the previous edition of Investment Mediation Insights, we looked at investment mediation through the eyes of the investor. In this episode, we moved to the other side of the table and discussed investment mediation from the State’s perspective.


Diana Paraguacuto-Mahéo: Diana is a partner in Foley Hoag's Paris office where she specializes in international arbitration and litigation, alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and sovereign representation.

Dyalá Jiménez: Dyalá is a Costa Rican national and specializes in international arbitration. Dyalá served as Minister of Foreign Trade of Costa Rica from July 2018 to August 2020. André von Walter:

André is leading a team of lawyers working on investment law and dispute settlement in the Directorate General for Trade of the European Commission.

Frauke Nitschke: Frauke is a senior counsel at ICSID and serves as the team lead for one of the Centre’s case management teams.