Alicia García-Herrero is the Chief Economist for the Asia Pacific at the French bank NATIXIS. She previously worked as an economist in the field of emerging markets for several banks. Dr García-Herrero also is an Adjunct Professor at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and Visiting Lecturer at China-Europe International Business School (CEIBS). She is also a Senior Fellow at Bruegel and a non-residential Member of the Spanish Think Tank Real Instituto El Cano. Dr García-Herero holds a PhD from George Washington University and has published extensively on economic issues.