J. Rae Cho
Head of Policy
Rae is a government strategy and public sector innovation expert with over 15 years of consulting and advisory experience across Asia. Rae leads teams that provide innovative public policy solutions and transformational programmes to national leaders, ministries and agencies to drive positive changes and deliver desired outcomes for clients.
Rae previously advised the prime minister’s department, ministries and agencies in Southeast Asia and developed numerous strategic plans and policy recommendations on national innovation, entrepreneurship, public service delivery, youth employment, women’s empowerment, etc.
Rae also designed and delivered innovation and leadership development programmes for senior civil servants and senior management of state-owned enterprises.
Before public sector consulting, he was a senior business consultant at Samsung in South Korea and holds a PhD in Materials Science from the University of Cambridge, UK.