Rebecca Segall holds a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Sydney, where she majored in Economics and Government and International Relations, as well as a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) in Development Theory and Policy from the University of the Witwatersrand. At the Hertie School, Rebecca studied public policy, with a focus on management. She was also a part of the Hertie School’s team to the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. Her professional experience includes working as an assistant economist at the South African Reserve Bank in the international economic relations and policy department. During this time she was part of the official South African delegation to the International Monetary Fund/World Bank annual meetings. She is a recipient of a German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) scholarship and a Commerzbank-Stiftung award to study at the Hertie School.
Master’s thesis title
BRICS and BITs: How Brazil, India and South Africa are challenging the international investment regime