Goolam Ballim

 Goolam is the chief economist and head of research for the Standard Bank Group.

The bank’s commercial emphasis is on Africa and the research unit is aligned to this pursuit.

Standard Bank Research comprises 53 analysts and 10 support staff, variously located in Johannesburg, Nairobi, Lagos, London and Beijing.

Goolam and his team consistently earn accolades for macroeconomic, political, sectoral and financial markets research.

The team has been rated the Best Research House in South Africa for the past 4 years in the coveted Financial Mail Ranking the Analysts survey.

Goolam’s interest spans politics, the macroeconomy and financial markets, and he regularly engages in public dialogue on national and continental issues across the globe.


古莱姆·巴利姆(Goolam Ballim)




古莱姆和他的团队在宏观经济、政治和金融市场方面的研究屡获奖项。这支研究团队在过去四年一直获得由Financial Mail组织的南非分析师排名调查中最佳研究团队称号。