Jonathan Tsuen Yip Wong

Jonathan Tsuen Yip Wong

Chief of Technology and Innovation at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (Thailand)

Jonathan is the Chief of Technology and Innovation at the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific. He is a specialist in innovation with experience working in both the public and private sectors. He joined the United Nations from the UK Department for International Development (DFID) where he was the inaugural Head of Innovation and led a number of ground-breaking initiatives on social enterprise, impact investment, technology and open innovation – including the Global Innovation Fund. Prior to joining DFID, he was a Partner in an impact investment fund and advised international organizations, UK and international governments on science, technology and innovation policy and strategy.