Mr. John Joyce

Position at SIWI: Chief Economist, Water Economics
Phone: +46 8 121 360 86


Mr. John Joyce is head of water economics at SIWI. He is responsible for developing economic policy positions regarding water resource management and the application of economic tools and thinking to support partners’ decision making, strategy and policy formulation. John manages a global portfolio of public good challenges, linking the management of the biophysical aspects of water resources to society’s welfare.


Prior to joining SIWI, Mr. Joyce spent nine years as an independent economist, gaining extensive experience in River Basin Management Planning Economics, Regulatory Economics and Regulatory Impact Assessment in the context of the design and implementation of European Union Directives in the area of water and land use. He also spent three years in Da Nang, Vietnam as Country Representative for the US-based the Atlantic Philanthropies, where he was an executive for a range of nationwide grant making activities in the area of higher education and health services.

Mr. Joyce’s regional experience includes Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He is presently an economic expert on a number advisory boards.