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.

Name Position Expertise Department
Subramaniam, Ramesh Disaster
Tanaka, Sonomi Principal Social Development Spec (Gender and Development), Regional and Sustainable Development Department Gender Regional and Sustainable Development
Thomas, Frederic Senior Investment Specialist, Private Sector Operations Department
Governance and public sector management
Public-Private Partnerships (PPP)
Private Sector Operations Department
Tokeshi, Joji
Capacity development
Country Operations
Rural Finance and Development
Afghanistan Resident Mission
Um, Woochong Sustainable Development Regional and Sustainable Development Department
Zhou, Aiming Energy Specialist, Sustainable Infrastructure Division, Regional and Sustainable Development Department
Climate change
Energy Efficiency
Renewable Energy
Sustainable Development
Regional and Sustainable Development Department, Sustainable Infrastructure Division
Zhuang, Jian Senior Economist
PRC Resident Mission
Zhuang, Juzhong Economics Economics and Research Department
Zveglich, Joseph Ernest Economics Economics and Research Department, Macroeconomics and Finance Research Division