SMC 2014 Speaker - Duncan Meldrum, Hilltop Economics, LLC - Biography

Duncan Meldrum
Chief Economist
Hilltop Economics LLC

Duncan Meldrum is chief economist and founder of Hilltop Economics LLC, a consulting firm that specializes in business economics applications and forecasting. In addition to targeted consulting and training, Hilltop Economics produces monthly economic and semiconductor forecasts for the Econometric Semiconductor Forecast, a joint venture with Linx-Consulting, LLC.  Before establishing his own firm, Meldrum spent two and a half years as the director of the Center for Forecasting & Modeling at IHS Global Insight.  He joined IHS after retiring as chief economist from Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Mr. Meldrum is a past president and fellow of the National Association for Business Economics, a member of the Conference of Business Economics, National Business Economics Issues Council, and the American Economics Association.  He sits on the board of the APCI Federal Credit Union and is a member of its Asset & Liability Committee.