Thu Vu is the energy finance analyst leading the Vietnam market coverage for IEEFA. Thu writes about policy developments and investment trends that facilitate the transition of Vietnam’s power sector towards a cleaner and economically sustainable future. Thu works closely with government stakeholders, investors and financial institutions engaged in Vietnam’s power sector, and her research aims to influence policy decisions that ensure a balance of interests between the state, the investors, and the Vietnamese public on the pathway towards a lower emissions economy.
Thu has a decade of working experience as a public policy analyst and risk consultant in Vietnam. She previously worked for the Financial Times (UK) and business advisory firms in Asia where she helped multinational corporations navigate regulatory risks pertaining to their industry.
Thu has a Bachelor degree in Economics from the Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies, Romania, and a Master in Economic Development from the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom.