Governance and Regulatory Policy Committee



Yilmaz Argüden

ARGE Consulting (Türkiye)



Jacobo Ramos-Folch

Policy Manager


Melanie Bausen-Wiens

BASF (Germany)


Rohan Chindooroy

ABinBev (United States)

Vice Chair

Matt Hallett

PwC (United States)

Vice Chair

Aidan Sweeney

Ibec (Ireland)

  • 01.


    Our Governance and Regulatory Policy Committee contributes to the OECD’s work on good public governance and regulation, with a view to improving policymaking processes across sectors and increasing the quality of existing regulations. It advocates pro-competitive, transparent, predictable, and quality regulatory frameworks that support business, entrepreneurship, and innovation with minimum administrative burden.

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    Business engagement at OECD

    The OECD Public Governance Committee (PGC) and the OECD Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC) is the foremost platform for governments to exchange and build upon international experience in policy-making and good governance. How to design and evaluate policies, as discussed in this Committees, will substantially determine the environment for business.
    The Governance and Regulatory Policy Committee contributes to the work of the following OECD bodies:
    • OECD Regulatory Policy Committee
    • OECD Public Governance Committee
    • OECD Steering Group on Measuring Regulatory Performance
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    2023 priorities

    • Contribute to the OECD’s work on its Regulatory Policy Outlook 2021 which looks into the post-COVID-19 future regulation and regulatory policy, as an overarching priority
    • Promoting evidence-based policy and measuring regulatory performance
    • Strengthening institutional frameworks of regulatory quality and stakeholder engagement
    • Facilitating international cooperation on regulatory policy
    • Reframing regulatory policy for the digital economy and transformation, including AI
    • Assess the interlinkages between the green transition and regulation