Rumi Malott Morales is Founder and CEO of Malmora, a Singapore-based educational, research and consulting firm for Asian businesses, governments and institutions looking to better understand changes in economic policy, financial regulations, and the capital markets.
Previously head of the Goldman Sachs Global Markets Institute in Asia, based in Hong Kong, she developed key policy research and presented frequently to Asian institutional investors and public officials on economic trends, financial products and political developments. At Goldman Sachs, she also was an executive on the credit default swap (CDS) sales desk and served in the Office of the Chairman under then-CEO and former US Treasury Secretary, Hank Paulson.
Prior to Goldman Sachs, she was a Principal at private investment firms in New York, London and Kuala Lumpur where she executed several venture capital and alternative investment transactions. She also served as Southeast Asia Analyst at Medley Global Advisors, a political consultancy for investment banks, institutional investors, and hedge funds.
She graduated magna cum laude from Wellesley College, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa, and received her MBA from the New York University Stern School of Business.