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Colin McCallum

Head of Telecommunications Research, Asia Pacific, Credit Suisse


Colin McCallum is a Managing Director with Credit Suisse's Hong Kong equity research team. Colin heads Credit Suisse's Asian telecoms team and has direct coverage responsibilities for the Thai, Indonesian and Chinese telecoms sectors. Credit Suisse's Asian telecoms coverage was ranked No. 1 by Institutional Investor in 2010, 2011, and 2013 on a commissions-weighted basis, and was ranked No. 2 in 2012. Colin has been based in Asia and has been covering the telecoms sector since 1997, working in Hong Kong for six years before moving to Thailand in 2003, Singapore in 2008, and returning to Hong Kong in 2010. Before arriving in Asia, Colin trained as a Chartered Accountant in London and gained experience in lead advisory corporate finance work. He graduated from the University of Strathclyde in 1993 with first class honours in economics.