David Wogan, PhD
Assistant Vice President, Senior Researcher
Asia Pacific Energy Research Centre (APERC)
- Session 13: Hydrogen Opportunities in APAC’s Emerging Markets
Dr. David Wogan is Assistant Vice President and a Senior Visiting Researcher at APERC. He coordinates the APEC Energy Outlook, which provides supply and demand projections for the 21 economies of APEC. In addition, David leads data science and energy economic modelling research activities, including the development of the APEC Energy Model. His research interests are in the role of economic interventions in energy system planning, particularly in regional energy systems, and the impact on wider policy objectives.
Previously, David was a Senior Research Associate at the King Abdullah Petroleum Research Center (KAPSARC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. There he led projects on energy subsidy price reform, low carbon transition pathways, and integrating the electricity systems of GCC member states. David served in the White House Council on Environmental Quality in 2010, and at Austin Energy, the municipally-owned electricity utility for the city of Austin, Texas, USA.
David holds a PhD in Energy Economics from the Université Paris Nanterre; a Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering; and a Master of Public Affairs (MPAff) from The University of Texas at Austin.