Affiliates - ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute
Mr. Rodolfo C. Severino

Rodolfo C. Severino is Associate Senior Fellow at the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute. He was the founding Head of the ASC and led the Centre from March 2008 to August 2015. During his time at ISEAS, he authored four books: Southeast Asia in Search of an ASEAN Community (2006), ASEAN (2008), The ASEAN Regional Forum (2009) and Where in the World is the Philippines? (2010). Mr. Severino was ASEAN Secretary-General from 1998-2002, and served in various high-level capacities in the Department of Foreign Affairs of the Philippines, including Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs and Ambassador to Malaysia. He twice served as ASEAN Senior Official for the Philippines.

Email: severino@iseas.edu.sg