ADB Experts

ADB has a range of experts available for interview to provide information, background and analysis to the media. Begin by searching for an expert by theme or name. Then contact ADB's Media Team who will arrange an interview with the expert or an alternative. Please indicate your deadline when contacting us. This list is updated regularly. ADB's Media Team can also help with subjects not covered by the experts' list.

Capacity development

  • Strategic planning and management, policy analysis, health financing

  • Long term strategy development, policy analysis, and coordinating partnerships with external partners

  • Afghanistan, regional cooperation and integration in Central Asia

Climate change

  • Climate Change

  • Private sector operations, credit enhancement mechanisms, local currency financing, infrastructure financing, upstream business development and origination, and clean energy and climate change financing

  • Techno-economic, environmental and policy analysis for sustainable-energy related projects, market mechanisms for financing energy efficiency and renewable energy projects

Conflict-affected situations

  • Aid effectiveness; environment and natural resources; disaster and emergency; policy and strategic planning; results management

Disaster

Economics

  • Financial Markets, Financial Sector Development, Financial Sector Regulation, Public Financial Management, and Monetary Economics

  • Public financial management, Decentralization, Combating corruption

  • Macroeconomics and economic policy advice in PRC

  • Financial sector regulation and development issues, Capital market development

  • Macroeconomics, finance, Asian Development Outlook (ADO)

  • Financial sector, bond markets

  • Afghanistan, regional cooperation and integration in Central Asia

  • Economic growth, inflation, foreign trade and current account balance, monetary and fiscal policy, income distribution, labor markets, statistics

  • Economic growth, poverty, and inequality in Asia; growth diagnostics; economics of climate change; the PRC economy; and early warning systems of financial crises

  • Development economics, labor economics, economic growth, and macroeconomic management

Education

  • Gender and development, social development, human trafficking

  • Education sector policies, strategies, and financing; education project/program design and implementation; regional cooperation, cross-border collaboration and partnerships in education

Energy

  • Energy and transport management, financial management

  • Private sector operations, credit enhancement mechanisms, local currency financing, infrastructure financing, upstream business development and origination, and clean energy and climate change financing