Senior Economist, IHS Markit
Vaiva Seckute, an economist at IHS Markit, specializes in the economic analysis and forecasting for Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania and Macedonia.
Previously, Ms. Seckute worked as a senior economist at Swedbank Macro Research primarily covering Lithuania, as well as other Western, Central, and Eastern European economies. She consistently ranked as 10-20 among the most-media-cited experts of the Lithuanian banking sector. Earlier she spent three years working as an economics journalist at the Baltic News Service in Vilnius, Lithuania. Ms. Seckute has a master's degree in financial economics from the ISM University of Management and Economics in Vilnius, Lithuania. She speaks Lithuanian and English, and some Russian, Polish, German, and French.