Judit Arenas is a senior director and senior adviser to the Founder and Chairman of APCO Worldwide. She is a seasoned public affairs and strategic communications professional with over 20 years of related experience. Prior to joining APCO, she was the Director of External Relations for the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) where she led IDLO’s external positioning as the only intergovernmental organization focused exclusively on promoting the rule of law. She served concurrently as Deputy Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York. Her responsibilities included oversight for advocacy, government relations, public affairs and strategic communication efforts to contribute to building a culture of justice.