Activities by Unit

WIPO's organizational structure is based on eight Sectors, each headed by a Deputy Director General (DDG) or Assistant Director General (ADG), under the overall leadership of the Director General.

Each Sector comprises several units, usually called Divisions or Departments, led by Directors. These are responsible for delivering the programs and activities approved by member states in the Program of Work and Budget.

WIPO Workforce 2022


Director General

DG Daren Tang is responsible for the overall leadership of WIPO. The DDGs, the ADGs and the following units report directly to him: