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Information Session - Masters in Financial Economics, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

Dear Students,

It is a pleasure for us to have Ms. Sadia Shahid, MSc in Financial Economics program at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 from 12:45pm to 2:30pm at IBA Main Campus and Video Conferencing Room in City Campus.

Sadia will be talking about Saïd Business School, University of Oxford and its Masters in Financial Economics program. She will discuss about the admission process of Saïd Business School, with special emphasis on personal statement development and GRE scores requirement, along with an overview of scholarship opportunities at Saïd Business School.

Date Time Room Topics

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

12:45pm to 2:30pm

MAV1 (Main Campus)

VCR (City Campus)

- Master in Financial Economics Program
- Admission Process, Writing Personal Statement, and GRE.
- Q/A session

Both campuses of IBA shall be connected via video conferencing facility

To participate in the session, Kindly register on the SFS as follows:

Login with your ERP credentials at http://webapps.iba.edu.pk/sfs/
Register via Information Sessions for International Opportunities tab.

Register before Monday January 30, 2017 at 11:59PM.

Brief profile of Ms. Sadia Shahid is given below for your reference.

Please feel free to contact us in case of any concern.

Best regards,

International Resource Center
Institute of Business Administration, Karachi
E-mail: internationaloffice@iba.edu.pk
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Guest Speaker's Profile

Sadia Shahid has completed the MSc in Financial Economics program at the Saïd Business School, University of Oxford. Prior to her MSc, Sadia graduated from IBA as a gold medallist in the class of BBA 2013. During her time at IBA, Sadia completed the CFA Level 1 and won the financial industry's acclaimed national level CFA Institute Equity Research Challenge. As a student at Oxford, Sadia has analysed and managed healthcare investments for the Saïd Business School's Impact Bond Fund that manages and invests funds worth $ 5 million in social impact bonds.

Currently, Sadia is working as Head of Strategy at colwiz, an Oxford University spin-out venture that aims to provide research intelligence to the world's leading research institutions and academic publishers using machine learning, big data analytics and AI. Sadia closely works with the founders and team to develop the company's strategic direction across product and business development, while spearheading the company's outreach efforts. She regularly presents the company at global industry events such as the Disruptor Zone at the London Info International, and at Slush in Finland were she pitched at the Exclusive Growth Showcase to a selected group of 100 leading European venture capitalists and investors.