Senior Economist, HSBC
Douglas Lippoldt is Senior Trade Economist in the HSBC Global Research Economics team. He joined HSBC in 2014 coming from the OECD in Paris where he had worked for 22 years in various roles as a senior economist. Prior to that, he served seven years as an international economist with the US Department of Labor in Washington, DC. His central focus is on international trade issues and he has published extensively on trade topics as well as related aspects of economic development, labour market adjustment, innovation and intellectual property. Doug holds a PhD in Economics from the Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), a MA in International Studies from the University of Denver, and a BA in International Studies from Washington College in Maryland, USA. He was a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Cologne, Germany.