Simona M Mocuta

Chief Economist



Experience

23 Yrs

Simona Mocuta is the Chief Economist of State Street Global Advisors. In this role she leads the team's macroeconomic forecasting efforts, identifies key macro trends and risks, and presents these views to internal investment teams, clients, and the media. She regularly authors macro thought leadership pieces, co-authors the Weekly Economic Perspectives, and is a regular contributor to other flagship publications. Simona leads the Policy and Politics team to deliver qualitative inputs into the internal multi-asset class investment decision process. 

Prior to joining State Street, Simona led the Asia macroeconomic practice at IHS Global Insight, overseeing the team's long-term economic forecasts and risk assessments for Asian countries as well as the China Regional Economic Service. Previously at IHS Global Insight, Simona was the Data and Forecast Quality manager, leading efforts to revamp the group's forecasting models. She was also instrumental in enhancing the high frequency forecast offerings and developing IHS' Sovereign Risk Service.

Simona holds a Master's degree in International Economics from Suffolk University in Boston, MA, and an undergraduate degree in International Economic Relations from West University of Timisoara, Romania. She was born in Oradea, Romania.


Experience

23 Yrs