Economic Affairs Officer, UNESCAP
Heather Taylor-Strauss is the Economic Affairs Officer, Trade, Investment, and Innovation Division of the UNESCAP. She leads UNESCAP’s research and policy advisory work on FDI. She has also worked in the Office of the Executive Secretary and the Macroeconomic Policy division in UNESCAP.
Before joining UNESCAP, she worked at the Asian Development Bank and held researcher positions at Goethe University, Trinity College, and the Sardar Patel Institute for Economic and Social Research. At these institutions, she led 4 projects and authored several publications on outward FDI. She holds a PhD from Goethe University (Germany).