ACEF Speaker 2021

Dina Azhgaliyeva

Research fellow,
Asian Development Bank Institute

Dr. Dina Azhgaliyeva is a Research Fellow at the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI). Before joining ADBI in 2019, she worked as a Research Fellow at the Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore. She was also a Research Fellow at the University of Reading (UK). She worked as Economics Teaching Fellow at the University College London. She also worked as a leading and chief specialist for the Tax Committee, Ministry of Finance of Kazakhstan. She holds a PhD, Master’s, and Graduate Diploma in economics, all from the University of Essex (UK). She is currently a guest editor for the Applied Energy’s special issue “Integration of Renewable Energy in Energy Systems, Perspectives on Investment, Technology, and Policy”.


  • The Relevant Energy Efficiency for Asia and the Pacific (ADBI, ADB, SEforALL)