Sadiq brings his deep understanding of political dynamics and ability to recognize key government stakeholders to his role as director for BGA Malaysia.
Sadiq joined BGA in mid-2019, after serving as special officer to the minister of finance under two different administrations. In addition to advising on topics ranging from the country’s annual budget, legislative procedures, subsidy rationalization and election campaigns, he managed engagement with other ministries, private and public agencies, government-linked companies and multinational corporations, foreign leaders, business chambers, media personnel and politicians.
Sadiq obtained his bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He spent over a year in China at the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics and Beijing Language and Cultural University, where he acquired a deeper understanding of China’s growth, development and its cultural and social progress.