Murtaza SyedMurtaza Syed is the IMF’s Deputy Resident Representative in China. Based in Beijing since 2010, he has previously covered a range of Asian economies, including Hong Kong SAR, Japan, and Korea. Mr. Syed has also been involved in IMF programs in Lao PDR and Myanmar. Prior to joining the Fund, Mr. Syed worked at the Human Development Center in Islamabad and Institute for Fiscal Studies in London, and taught at Oxford. Latest Post: