About the speaker

About The Speaker [Shan Saeed]


Shan Saeed
Chief Economist, Juwai IQI



Shan Saeed is a Global Chief Economist at Juwai IQI, a leading proptech company operating and advising clients in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Hong Kong, London, Phnom Penh, HCMC, Melbourne, Makati, Toronto, Doha and Dubai [www.iqiglobal.com]. He has 22 years of solid financial market experience in the areas of private banking, risk /compliance management, commodity investments, global economy, brand and business strategy. Based in Kuala Lumpur.

He is a financial market commentator and cited in Al Jazeera TV, Hubbis Hong Kong, CNBC Arabia / Indonesia, Singapore, FT [Deutschland], Channel News Asia Singapore, International New York Times/Malaysian Reserve, The Edge Financial Daily, Uni of Chicago, Booth School of Business alumni magazine, The Gulf Today, Wall Street Journal, Berita Harian, Islamic Finance News Malaysia, Khaleej Times, Smart Investor, Money Compass, Rotary Club USA, World Business Journal Singapore, Focus Malaysia, Oil/Gas magazine Malaysia, Business Today, Bernama TV and many more.

He has been invited at World Bank / IMF annual meeting in October 2017 in Washington DC to participate in Belt and Road Initiative summit and shared his thoughts about the importance of infrastructure investment strategy for emerging economies. Invited by SWF’s including EPF / PNB to share thoughts on global macro-economic outlook and Asia’s growth landscape.

He has graduated from one of the prestigious business schools in USA i.e. Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago. He got his first MBA from IBA Pakistan [in collaboration with the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania]. He is also trained in Alternative Banking/Strategies from the Harvard Business School, USA.

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