Uptin Saiidi 100 Copy URL Embed / Widget Suggested Hashtags Uptin Saiidi wiki Uptin Saiidi bio Uptin Saiidi net worth Uptin Saiidi age Uptin Saiidi married QR Code Uptin Saiidi Uptin Saiidi Gender Male Occupation Journalist  Location Hong Kong  College The George Washington University  Uptin Saiidi is an American journalist based in Hong Kong, China. He is a Multimedia journalist for CNBC International reporting on tech, travel, startups, sharing economy, and the future of work.    Education Saiidi is a graduate of The George Washington University where he studied finance, International Business and Communications.  Career Before relocating to Asia, Uptin worked on CNBC's Power Lunch at the network's global headquarters.  Prior to joining CNBC, Uptin was a digital producer at MTV News in New York.