Head of Futures (Research) Unit, and Senior Vice President, Economics & Investment Strategy
Rachel is the Head of Futures Unit in the Economics & Investment Strategy Department and she is also a member of the Sustainability Committee in GIC.
The Futures Unit looks at long-term trends that have a material impact on the GIC total portfolio. The team is also leading research on climate change to identify sustainable investment themes and help integrate climate change considerations into GIC’s investment processes. The Sustainability Committee in GIC oversees the firm’s sustainability policies and implementation.
Rachel joined GIC in 2005 as an economist and investment strategist. Before heading the Futures Unit in 2016, her role was in global macro research and strategy. Prior to joining GIC, Rachel was with the Monetary Authority of Singapore working in economics research as well monetary management roles.
Rachel graduated with a 1st class honours in Economics from the National University of Singapore and a Masters in International Politics and East Asia from the University of Warwick