Desmond Choong
Desmond Choong

Desmond Choong

Research Economist


Desmond Choong is an Independent Research Economist and Research Economist with the MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth.

Based in Bangkok, he has extensive experience in the Asia Pacific region and a focus on index modeling, market sizing and macroeconomic analysis. He has spent thirteen years consulting for multinational companies across a wide range of industries, including finance, resources, and travel and hospitality.

Desmond has taught International Trade at Boston University and holds a B.A. in English/Economics from Boston College and a M.A. in Political Economics from Boston University.