Hum Wei Mei is concurrently, Head of Asia Pacific and Head of Carbon & Environmental Products in ACX.
She is responsible for advancing ACX’s business interests in the Asia Pacific Region, product structuring and development. She acts as an In-House consultant and helps to ensure that ACX’s processes, market rules & guidance, are aligned to international best practices. She represents ACX on several industry led Task Forces and Committees.
Prior to her appointment at ACX, Wei Mei spent over 6 years working on Climate Change related matters within the Prime Minister’s Office, Singapore (National Climate Change Secretariat, Strategy Group). Her main areas of focus were GHG accounting, Climate Risk, Carbon Markets and Carbon Trading. She also helped to articulate Singapore’s Climate Change policies at various local and international fora, including those hosted by the World Bank and UNFCCC.
Other positions, she has held include Deputy Director for Regulatory Affairs at one of Southeast Asia’s largest utilities, Principal Analyst in Singapore’s electricity and natural gas market regulator and Investment Banker in the Corporate Finance division of a European Bank.
Her international experience includes postings to China, selected ASEAN countries, and the United States. She has a Master’s Degree from Yale University and graduated with a BSc. in Economics (Summa Cum Laude) from the University of Minnesota, where she was the 10th recipient of the Winnifred Fable & George F. Stockman Scholarship in Economics. She also spent a stint in the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis as a Visiting Scholar.