ACEF Speaker

David Morgado

Senior Energy Specialist,
Asian Development Bank (ADB)

David Morgado is Senior Energy Specialist at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) since November 2021. He provides operational support to regional and private sector departments and contributes to knowledge work on emerging new technologies in the energy sector. Prior to joining ADB, he was Senior Energy Policy Specialist at the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). He was responsible for supporting the implementation of AIIB’s Energy Strategy, identifying investment opportunities and assisting with project preparation. Previously David worked at the International Energy Agency (IEA) on scaling up energy efficiency policies in Brazil, India and Mexico. He also worked for the International Institute for Energy Conservation (IIEC) providing technical assistance to governments, utilities and international development agencies including the ADB, World Bank, IFC, UNDP, UNEP and APEC. His work covered energy efficiency, demand-side management and renewable energy across Asia-Pacific and Africa.