Jibran Qureishi

Jibran Qureishi ( Email )

Economist, East Africa

Jibran Qureishi is currently the Regional East Africa Economist at Standard Bank Group (Stanbic Bank). Jibran is part of a larger team conducting macroeconomic research on African countries. The macroeconomic research is overlaid with fixed income and currency research to produce executable trade ideas in African fixed income and currency markets. In addition, the team's research is aimed at identifying potentially profitable trading opportunities in the growing African Eurobond market. Jibran is regularly cited in newspaper articles and interacts extensively with the media including, CNBC Africa, Bloomberg, Reuters and local market reporters. He advises the banks clients and senior management in various in-country offices on East Africa strategy. He was part of the team that was ranked first by the Financial Mail top analyst awards for Sub Saharan Africa in 2016. He joined the bank in 2012 and holds a BSc (Hons) in Economics and an MSc in Economics and Finance both from the University of Kent.