A Hong Kong native, Siddique attended Brown University and UCLA Anderson School of Business. He started his career in investment banking at Morgan Stanley in New York and Hong Kong. After obtaining his MBA, Siddique worked at Merrill Lynch in Montreal, New York, and finally in Hong Kong, where he focused on investment banking for telecom, media and internet clients.
In 2000, Siddique joined Egon Zehnder, a global executive search partnership. He launched and led three industry/function practices in Asia Pacific – private equity; media and entertainment; and CFO. He was also active in the financial services sector. Siddique specialized in searches for and appraisals on senior executives and board directors based in Greater China and the rest of Asia.
With 25 years’ experience and network in organizations and finance, Siddique launched SS Plus with a primary interest in “projects with a social mission” – serving organizations that are putting their resources towards positive social impact. SS Plus also serves clients outside of the social sector.