Sadiq Currimbhoy is Head of Research and Global Investment Strategist at Maybank Kim Eng. He has both buy-side and sell-side experience and has been in financial services since 1995 having worked in New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore.
While on the sell-side, he had two periods at what is now Bank of America Merrill Lynch and was ranked by Institutional Investor magazine for Asia Strategy both times. He was also at one point Global Sector Strategist.
In between his Merrill stints, he was Global Strategist on the NewSmith Global Opportunities Fund, a multi-asset hedge fund. He has also worked as a consultant for a family office and completed a report on Sub-Saharan Africa for one of the continent’s largest banks.
Sadiq grew up in Hong Kong. He has a B Sc (Economics), Honours from the London School of Economics and a PhD in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.