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In this webinar, Xu Sitao, Chief Economist at Deloitte China, will discuss the changing dynamics between China and India. With the backdrop of the ongoing trade war, Mr. Sitao’s presentation will cover the economic progress, opportunities, and challenges in two of the biggest and fastest-growing nations in the world.

This webinar will include the following topics:

  • The drivers that have contributed to China’s rise
  • China’s competitive strengths and weaknesses
  • Bilateral challenges and opportunities between China and India

This is the archived version of a live webinar that took place on 20 September 2018.

About the Speaker(s)

Xu Sitao
Xu Sitao

Xu Sitao is chief economist and partner at Deloitte China, where he spearheads the firm’s economic and industry research. Previously, he was chief representative of China and EIU forecasting director at the Economist Group. Mr. Sitao has also worked for MMS International of Standard & Poor’s Group in Singapore as the economist for Indonesia, Korea, and Thailand; served as regional treasury economist at Standard Chartered Bank; and was Societe Generale’s chief economist for Asia and head of economics at ICBC (Asia). He has written for YaleGlobal Online, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, Caijing, Caixin, and the 21st Century Business Herald. Mr. Sitao appears regularly on CNBC, Bloomberg, CCTV, and other media outlets as a commentator on China. He was a visiting scholar at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and is a guest professor at the School of Economics and Management of Tsinghua University. Mr. Sitao holds a BA in Economics from Peking University, an MA in economics from the University of Connecticut, and an MS in finance from Boston College.

Shreenivas Kunte
Shreenivas Kunte CFA, CIPM

Shreenivas Kunte, CFA, CIPM, is a director of professional learning and advocacy at CFA Institute. In this role, Mr. Kunte contributes to thought leadership in the investment profession. He writes on investing topics in leading publications and represents CFA Institute at conferences and forums. Mr. Kunte serves as an external research scholar at the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay. Previously, he worked as the country trading strategist for Citi in Tokyo, Japan. He holds a degree in computer engineering from the University of Mumbai.