Fei Yu is the Deputy Representative in the North American Representative Office, ADB.
Fei Yu has served as the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB’s) Deputy Representative in North America since 2016. Her responsibilities include advancing shareholder support for ADB’s role in the Asia-Pacific region, mobilizing resources for ADB’s developing member countries, and contributing to ADB’s participation in North American policy dialogue on developing Asia and the Pacific.
Before her current assignment, she led the ADB-China Regional Knowledge Sharing Initiative based in ADB’s China Resident Mission in Beijing. From 2012 to 2015, she was based in ADB’s headquarters in Manila, where she led project preparation teams and managed investment and technical assistance projects in the environment, natural resources, and agricultural sectors.
Prior to joining ADB, Fei was an Assistant Professor of Economics at Colby College and Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics at Mount Holyoke College. She also consulted with the World Bank and held positions with the UNDP and Chinese government.
She received her PhD in Public Policy from Harvard Kennedy School, specializing in development and environmental economics, an MPA from Princeton University and a MSc from University of London. She has published papers in peer-reviewed economics journals on development and environment.Fei Yu +1 202 728 1500 E-mail contact form www.adb.org/naro