Sadiq is an analyst at BowerGroupAsia in Malaysia. His area of expertise includes public policy, political economics and government relations.
Prior to this position, he served as special officer to the minister of finance under two different administrations. He was tasked with various key advisory roles on topics ranging from Malaysia’s annual budget, legislative procedures, subsidy rationalization and election campaigns. He also managed stakeholder engagement with other ministries, private and public agencies, foreign leaders, media personnel and politicians.
Sadiq obtained his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst. He also spent over a year in China at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Beijing Language and Cultural University, where he acquired a deeper understanding of China’s growth and development, and its cultural and social progress.