Senior Economist for Greater China
BNP Paribas Investment Partners Hong Kong

Mr Chi Lo is the Senior Economist for Greater China at BNP Paribas Investment Partners based in Hong Kong. Previously, he was CEO of HFT Investment Management (HK), BNPP IP’s joint venture partner in China. Mr Lo’s other positions in Asia included the Head of Overseas Investment at Ping An of China Asset Management (HK) Ltd, Asia Research Head for the British private property fund Grosvenor, chief economist and strategist for Asia at Standard Chartered Bank and research director for Greater China at HSBC in Hong Kong.

Before working in Asia, Mr Lo was an economic advisor to the Canadian Treasury in Canada.

Mr Lo is the author of ten books on Chinese and Asian economic development and markets. He has published research work in international periodicals and newspapers, and has appeared as a commentator on international media and speaker at international seminars, such as the World Economic Forum, Asian Development Bank, and House of Lords of the British Parliament. His latest book is “China’s Impossible Trinity: The Structural Challenges to the Chinese Dream” (2015).

Mr Lo did his economics graduate work at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) in England and the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada.