Diego Castillo (he/him) is an economist and planner with broad experience working at the intersection of environmental sciences, economic modeling, and strategic planning. He specializes in the assessment of climate change impacts and adaptation responses, developing decision support frameworks, and conducting economic and geospatial analyses for project evaluation. He has worked extensively with the World Bank and other international private and nonprofit organizations in developing countries, largely in Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, and South Asia. His expertise also includes the development of performance indicators and decision-support tools in the transportation, urban planning, and disaster risk management sectors.
Diego holds a Master’s in City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he focused on sustainability and climate resilience, and a B.S. in Business and Economics from the Catholic University of Chile. He is based in New York City, NY.