Vasuki Shastry

: Strategic communications, ESG and public affairs expert

Vasuki Shastry is a strategic communications, ESG, and public affairs expert based in Washington D.C. He was a journalist in India, Singapore, and Indonesia early in his career and has worked in leadership roles at the International Monetary Fund, Singapore central bank, and most recently at Standard Chartered Bank in London, where he was Global Head of Public Affairs and Sustainability. Shastry is an Associate Asia Fellow at Chatham House and a Senior Fellow at the US Chamber of Commerce.

He is author of “Resurgent Indonesia - From Crisis to Confidence” and his second book “Has Asia Lost It? Dynamic Past, Turbulent Future” will be released in February 2021.