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Eddie Hu

Managing Consultant
Elegant Hallmark Sdn. Bhd

A Chartered Banker, MBA and PhD scholar with three decades of solid banking experience, Eddie provides professional advice to businesses in multiple strategic areas. His primary coverage includes strategising financing needs and developing strategic imperatives
for sustainable business growth.

In addition to holding a degree in mathematics from the University of Science Malaysia and an MBA from the University of Strathclyde, United Kingdom, Eddie has also completed the Executive Education on Financial Technology at the University of Cambridge, United
Kingdom. He currently sits on the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers’ Examination Committees for Professional Bankers and Chartered Bankers programmes. He is also a member of the United Nations ESCAP Sustainable Business Network (ESBN) and its Vice-Chair for
the Digital Economy Task Force.

Eddie has authored two books entitled “SME Challenges and Solutions” and “Transforming Family Businesses”; and contributed numerous scholarly articles for international journals. Besides, he also writes regularly on entrepreneurship, strategic financing
and business sustainability, specifically relating to SME development.