Asian Development Bank
Aladdin D. Rillo joined ADB Institute in May 2013. Prior to that he worked at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta for more than ten years where he served in various positions, including as Director and Chief Economist of the ASEAN Integration Monitoring Office. His other professional experiences include: Senior Manager and Head of Centre for Economic Excellence (Transfer Pricing) at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Toronto, Canada; international consultant at Asian Development Bank; Assistant Vice President and Chief Economist at Development Bank of Singapore Securities Philippines; and visiting lecturer at Chinese University of Hong Kong and Varna University of Economics in Bulgaria. His areas of interests are in trade, finance and regional economic integration, including financial integration and cooperation and monitoring of economic integration. He obtained his MA and PhD degrees in economics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa.