Cheng Hoon Lim is the Deputy Director in the Statistics Department of the International Monetary Fund. She brings extensive surveillance and policy experience, grounded in deep knowledge of both macroeconomic and financial sector fields. In her tenure at the IMF, Ms. Lim has held several senior positions and has published on a wide range of topics, including on inflation and monetary policy, housing markets, macroprudential policy, climate finance, and gender economics. She has spearheaded the development of analytical tools for assessing systemic risk, with the aim of integrating financial stability considerations more effectively into macroeconomic assessments. Ms. Lim holds a BA magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Smith College, and received her PhD from Cambridge University.