Advisory Services, Research and Consulting

Seagate Global has been built on creative, cutting edge, out of the box thinking and research.  

The first company in the Seagate Global Group was Seagate Research and Consulting, which has been working with clients since 1996.  Seagate's first client was China's central bank, The People's Bank of China.  

The rapid changes in today’s fast moving world are difficult to keep up with.  Also, the financial collapse of 2008 made financing of projects difficult.  Seagate Global selectively accepts consulting assignments where it can positively impact client results, including assistance on obtaining financing for projects and other outcomes. 

Areas of Expertise:

  • Design and implementation of national financial systems and national financial programs
  • Comprehensive community and economic development planning
  • Financial consulting to obtain financing
  • Asset management company design and implementation
  • Market access to China
  • High net worth individual asset management

Examples of research, past assignments and clients include:

  • Consultant, advisor and broker to the People’s Bank of China to help establish PBOC as a modern central bank and manage reserves
  • Financial Advisor to China to ensure a smooth return of Hong Kong to China during the Asian Financial Crisis
  • White Paper on designing China’s financial system
  • Set up and managed the asset management business for China Everbright, Ltd., HK
  • Consultant to the Southeast Asia Food and Commodity Exchange   (SACFEI)
  • Advisor to the president of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville on economic development and financial system design
  • Advisor to the Governor Ebdane of Zambales, Philippines on attracting foreign direct investment and economic development 
  • Financial Advisor to Trina Solar (Trina Solar)


    Other consulting clients have included:
      • COMPLANT
      • Tsinghua University
      • Guangdong Machinery Group
      • Beibu Guangxi Ports
      • Sinomach
      • Yunnan Province
      • City of Kunming
      • Trina Solar, China
      • Yingli Solar, China
      • Tsinghua University
      • Southeast Asian Commodities and Food Exchange
      • Beijing Xinfadi Agri-products Wholesale Market
      • APEC Distribution Center, Seoul
      • China Railway Engineering Corp.
      • China Resources (Holdings) Co., Ltd.
      • CITIC Capital
      • China Everbright Ltd.
      • SeaBright Asset Management, Ltd.
      • Kunming Iron and Steel
      • Cinda Securities, Beijing
      • Tradition Group
      • Development Bank of the Philippines
      • Guidance Management Company, Manila
      • Tanjin Julong Group
      • University of Malaysia, Sabah
      • TRW
      • Deutsche  Bank