2021 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum


Delia Ferreira Rubio

Transparency International


Dr. Delia Ferreira Rubio is the Chair of Transparency International (elected in October 2017, confirmed in October 2020). She is a Lawyer graduated from Córdoba National University (Argentina) and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Ph.D. degree in Law from Madrid’s Complutense University (Spain). She is Member of the Steering Committee of OGP - Open Government Partnership (elected 2018) and of the PACI Vanguard Steering Committee, the Partnering Against Corruption Initiative of the World Economic Forum. She is Co-Chair of the WEF Global Future Council on Transparency and Anti-corruption. Dr. Ferreira Rubio served as Chief Advisor for several Representatives and Senators at the Argentinian National Congress from 1990 to 2005, advising the Constitutional Committee of both the House of Representatives and the Senate, and also served as Advisor to the National Accounting Office for two years. She has done consultancies on Political Finance, Anti-Corruption and Transparency related issues with various international organizations (IFES, UNDP, OAS, IADB, IDEA, NEEDS, ERIS, CAPEL, DEMOCRACY INTERNATIONAL, COUNTERPART, UNWomen among others) and NGOs around the world. She was President of Poder Ciudadano, the Argentinian Chapter of Transparency International (2008-2010). Dr. Ferreira Rubio has authored numerous publications on Transparency and Anti-Corruption, Political Corruption, Public and Parliamentary Ethics and Comparative Politics, among other subjects.