Tianyi Luo is the Senior Data Advisor to WRI China where he leads and manages the WRI China Data Lab. Tianyi is also the Aqueduct Director at the Global Water Program. He directs Aqueduct data and tool development, and oversees advanced geospatial and statistical analysis for Aqueduct applications.

Tianyi has worked directly with more than a dozen multi-national companies on quantifying water risks and associated financial implications in value chain, as well as international development banks and aid agencies on assessing regional water security and physical climate risks.

Besides corporate and national water risk assessment, Tianyi also leads the Water Program’s effort on water-energy nexus, particularly for power generation and unconventional gas sectors, and works across WRI’s Climate, Energy, Finance, and Economics programs and centers.