"Evolution: Holistic Ageing in an Age of Change"
19th-22nd March 2012, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Organised by Malaysian Healthy Ageing Society

Eduardo Klien, Regional Representative, East Asia Pacific Regional Development Centre, HelpAge International

Graduated in International Management at the University of Oregon. Later obtained a MSc in Economics at El Colegio de Mexico. 25 years experience in social and economic development, working with Governments and International Organisations.

As an academic, Eduardo has been a lecturer in international economics at the University of Mexico and in 1997 was appointed as Fellow Researcher in the International Development Center (QEH) of the University of Oxford. In 2007 appointed as research fellow of the Oxford Institute of Ageing of the University of Oxford.

Eduardo has worked as Senior Adviser in the Ministry of Planning in Nicaragua and as Regional representative for Oxfam in Central America, East and Southern Africa.

For the last ten years Eduardo has been living in Asia, holding different directive positions in Laos, Vietnam and regionally. Currently he is the Regional Representative for Asia and the Pacific for HelpAge International, based in Thailand.