David Woo, Ph.D.

David Woo
Title:
Managing Director, Head of Global Rates, FX and EM Fixed Income Strategy and Economics Research, Bank of America
Faculty:
Adjunct

Dr. David Woo is a Managing Director, Head of Global Rates, FX and EM Fixed Income Strategy and Economics Research, and FX, Rates and EM Strategist at BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division. Dr. Woo is responsible for EM and DM rates and currency strategy at the firm. He is also responsible for forecasting the G10 currencies, as well as managing regional interest rate research teams. Previously, Dr. Woo was Head of Global Foreign Exchange Strategy at Barclays Capital Inc. for six years, and Head of Global Technical Strategy for the past two years. Before that, he spent four years at Citigroup, Inc. as Head of Local Markets Strategy for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Dr. Woo began his career as an Economist at the International Monetary Fund. He is frequently quoted by The Economist and Financial Times. Dr. Woo has a BA in Mathematics from Tufts University and a Ph.D. in Economics from Columbia University.

Education

B.A., Mathematics, Tufts University 

Ph.D., Economics, Columbia University

Classes Taught

Political Risk Assessment