Melanie Noronha

Senior editor, The Economist Intelligence Unit

Melanie Noronha

Senior editor, The Economist Intelligence Unit
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Profile

Melanie is a senior editor for The Economist Intelligence Unit’s thought leadership division in EMEA. Over the past four years, she has led global and regional research projects on:

Melanie is an experienced speaker and moderator. Examples include:

  • Moderation of a panel on deep-sea mining at The Economist’s World Ocean Summit in Abu Dhabi
  • Presentation on global food trends at a press conference at Gulfood in Dubai
  • Presentation on road technology trends at an infrastructure conference in Barcelona
  • Panel speaker on building a data-driven treasury at Eurofinance 2019 in Copenhagen

Before joining The Economist Group, she was a senior analyst at MEED Insight, a research and consulting firm serving Middle East and North Africa. At MEED, she developed an expertise in bespoke market studies and financial modelling across a range of sectors spanning construction, finance, power and water, oil and gas, and renewable energy. She has also worked at the Office of the Chief Economist at the Dubai International Financial Centre and at the San Francisco Center for Economic Development. Melanie has an MSc in International Strategy and Economics from the University of St Andrews and a bachelor’s degree in business administration.