Hazel James Ilango is an energy finance analyst, debt markets. At IEEFA, Hazel partners with analysts and allies to disseminate expert research to media and target audiences.
Prior to IEEFA, Hazel was an analyst in a leading credit rating agency in Malaysia and South-East Asia, covering the data and credit analytics segment with an ASEAN focus (Association of Southeast Asian Nations).
Her experiences include financial and sensitivity analysis of ASEAN corporates, corporate and structured finance related studies, quantitative/qualitative credit modelling in financial industries for corporate and SMEs portfolio, as well as conducting credit assessment of corporate companies.
In addition to her professional experience, Hazel is actively involved with a non-profit welfare organisation to lead programmes and promote the social welfare of people and communities in Malaysia.
Hazel holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.