Imran Syed ahead of his session at CeFPro's Stress Testing Week

Imran Syed

Head IB Counterparty Market Risk Stress Testing


Running additional scenarios to identify and eliminate potential vulnerabilities across the institution


Imran Syed is currently Head of Scenario Analysis – Contingent Market Risk at UBS. He was part of the core team that established the Counterparty Market Risk function at Credit Suisse. Imran has over a decade of stress testing and scenario design experience across Market, Counterparty risk and firmwide stress testing as well as Regulatory Stress Testing. His experience spans across scenario design, execution as well as stress testing infrastructure. Prior to this he set up and led the Equities market risk team for Credit Suisse in India. He was previously the Head of Equities, Capital Markets and Risk Analytics at BofA Centre of Excellence