Dr. Kaho Yu

Dr. Kaho Yu

Head Energy Analyst, Asia Research, Verisk Maplecroft

Dr Kaho Yu is a Lead Energy Analyst at Verisk Maplecroft, specialising in political and ESG risk assessment for the energy business. He has a particular interest in Asia energy and climate policy, low-carbon transition, US-China-Russia energy relations, Chinese energy security and the Belt and Road Initiative. Prior to Maplecroft, Kaho was an associate of the Energy Geopolitics Program at Harvard Kennedy School and a lecturer at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Kaho also holds affiliated research positions at the European Centre for Climate, Energy and Resource Security (EUCERS) at King’s College London, London Asia-Pacific Centre for Social Science and the Asian Energy Studies Centre at Hong Kong Baptist University. Kaho obtained his PhD in International Political Economy from King’s College London.