Chicago Booth alumni and students are cordially invited to a social networking opportunity and a conversation with Shan Saeed, '09 (AXP-8), Chief Economist at IQI Holdings.


Level G, Lot G-11
Avenue K Shopping Mall, 156 Jalan Ampang
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Event Details

Join us for this social networking opportunity and a conversation with Shan Saeed, '09 (AXP-8), Chief Economist at IQI Holdings who will share his insights on How global central banks have borrowed future growth rate? 

Come and network with your fellow Booth alumni, reconnect with Chicago Booth, share the event details with your network and bring a friend along. 


Cash Bar
Restaurant will offer a 10% discount on both food and drinks ordered. 


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Deadline: 7/26/2016

Speaker Profiles

Shan Saeed, '09 (AXP-8) (Speaker)
Chief Economist, IQI Holdings

Shan Saeed is a Chief Economist at IQI Holdings, a leading property and investment company operating and advising clients in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, Hong Kong, London, Melbourne, Toronto and Dubai. He has 16 years of solid financial market experience in the areas of private banking, risk /compliance management, commodity investments, global economy and business strategy.

Started his career with Asian Development Bank backed financial institution named National Development Finance Corporation in Karachi Pakistan for 3 years. He worked for Standard Chartered Bank in Pakistan / UAE for 6.5 years. Commenced his own asset company named Dita Advisory Services with his partners managing $50 million for high valued clients for 4.5 years. Engaged with IQI Group Holdings since August 2013 advising corporate clients from Korea / Japan / China / Europe / Middle East.

He has been quoted on Bloomberg Malaysia/China, Al Jazeera TV, Hubbis Hong Kong, CNBC Singapore, FT [Deutschland], Channel News Asia Singapore, International New York Times/Malaysian Reserve, The Edge Financial Daily, Italian wealth management magazine, Chicago Booth alumni magazine, Wall Street Journal, Berita Harian, Islamic Finance News Malaysia, Utasan Malaysia, Astro Awani TV Smart Investor, Money Compass, Rotary Club USA, World Business Journal Singapore, Focus Malaysia, Oil/Gas magazine Malaysia, Business Today, Bernama TV and many more. Shan blogs at

Graduated with an MBA from Chicago Booth in 2009. 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.



Angie Ang, '08 (AXP-7) 

Other Information

Additional contacts for any questions are:
Tein Soo (Kevin) Yee, '14 (AXP-13)
Ahmad Zubir Zahid, '14 (AXP-13)