David East

David East is Senior Director at Moody’s Analytics.

David East is currently a Senior Director at Moody’s Analytics and has worked in the cross-border investment field for over 20 years.  He initiated the concept and developed the only global database tracking both Greenfield FDI projects and cross-border M&A deals - Orbis Crossborder Investment.  His main areas of expertise are on corporate globalization trends and comparisons of location competitiveness and how governments and corporations can use data to inform their FDI activities. David is regularly invited to participate at international FDI events as a moderator, panelist and as a trainer. 

  • Quo vadis supply chains?

    Quo vadis supply chains?

    Global value chains (GVCs) are experiencing a de-globalization and decoupling trend, and determining its impacts on trade systems and industry status is key.