Shaun Roache

Chief Economist APAC
S&P Global Ratings

Shaun Roache is the Chief Asia-Pacific Economist at S&P Global Ratings. Based in Singapore, he leads the economic research agenda and serves as the primary spokesperson on macro-economic matters across the region.

Before joining S&P Global Ratings, Shaun was the Macro Strategist and Lead Economist at Temasek, a Singapore sovereign wealth fund, covering China, Japan and emerging markets. Before that, Shaun held various roles with the International Monetary Fund in both Washington, D.C. and Hong Kong, with responsibility for capital market surveillance, economic forecasting and outlooks.

Shaun holds a Ph.D. in Economics from Birkbeck College, University of London and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Queen’s University Belfast.