ACEF Speaker

Dean Yarrall

Chief Economist,

Vice-chair of the Office of the Pacific Energy Regulators Alliance, and Chief Economist for Cook Islands Ministry of Finance and Economic Management. Dean has significant international experience, currently based in the South Pacific, he has worked across Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, United Kingdom and Europe. He is passionate about the energy sector and believes the just transition is key to the economic well being of developing nations.


  • Pre-Forum Event: Strengthening Independent Energy Regulations hosted by OPERA, SPC, and ADB