Professor Judy Tsui
Senior Advisor, Institute for New Economic Thinking
Prof. Tsui is Senior Advisor of Institute for New Economic Thinking (among its Leadership Team, Founding Sponsors and Advisory Board members are 6 Nobel Laureates in Economics), and Director of Joy Sprouts, Inc. She is also a certified senior associate of AsiaCorp Enterprises Ltd. in the Leadership Architect suite of tools for assessment, selection, and development of leaders and talents at all levels.
Prof. Tsui is an Elected Member of the Election Committee for the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR Government representing the Accounting Functional Constituency (2006 and 2012). She was Vice President (International and Executive Education) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2010-2014) and Chair Professor of Accounting (2002-2014), Dean of Faculty of Business (2002-2010), Director of Graduate School of Business (2003-2011).
Prof. Tsui holds positions as Honorary Professor and Visiting Professor at several top universities in the Mainland. She has been appointed as a Visiting Scholar of the Sloan School of Management of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the USA and is currently an Honorary Professor of the University of Warwick in the U.K. She was the first professor in Accounting who was awarded Cheung Kong Chair Professorship by the Ministry of Education in the Mainland (2005-2008).
Prof. Tsui serves as a member of the Research Grants Council (2008-2014), and she served as a member of University Grants Committee (2008-2013), both appointed by the Hong Kong SAR Government. She has been appointed Member of Nominating Committee of International Federation of Accountants (2012-2015).
Prof. Tsui served as an Independent Non-Executive Director of CLP Holdings Ltd (2005-2014) and China Vanke Co. Ltd. in the Mainland (2005-2011) and as its consultant (2011-2013).
Prof. Tsui has been featured speaker at TEDxHongKongED on the New Paradigm for Education in Greater China: Respect and Challenge in May 2014 Address:
Professor Zhijun Lin, is the Head of Department of Accountancy & Law at Hong Kong Baptist University. He received the first Ph.D in Economics and Accounting degree in China (1985) from Xiamen University [M.A. in Economics (1982)] and Msc. in Business Administration (The University of Saskatchewan, Canada (1991)]. Professor Lin has taught at Xiamen University, China; The University of Lethbridge, Canada; The University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Baptist University over the last 30 years. He is also a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, The Chinese Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and The Australian Institute of Certified Management Accountants. Professor Lin is also a member of several international and regional accounting academic associations (including the International Association of Accounting Education and Research, the American Accounting Association, the Academy of Accounting Historians, the Hong Kong Accounting Academic Association (as its president in 2010-2012). Professor Lin is currently the Deputy Chairman of the Overseas Cooperation Committee of the China Society of Accounting.
Ms Cheung Yuen Li Pauline
Senior Lecturer, Hang Sang Management College
With over 20 years of teaching experience, Ms. Cheung Yuen Yi Pauline is a Senior Lecturer of Hang Seng Management College. Her teaching area includes Financial Accounting; Cost and Management Accountant; and Advanced Management Accounting. Ms. Cheung holds a Master in Accountancy from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She is a co-author of “Intellectual capital disclosure and initial public offerings: Evidence from Hong Kong. The 3rd Annual Conference World Accounting Frontiers Series (WAFS), May 2011, University of Macau, Macau SAR, China” and has received the Best Paper Award in Business.
Professor Phyllis Mo
Professor, City University of Hong Kong
Professor Phyllis Mo is a veteran auditing professor. Before joining CityU, she was Head and Professor at the Department of Accountancy at Lingnan University. Professor Mo was an auditor with Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) and a senior internal auditor at Television Broadcasts Limited (TVB). Currently, she is a member of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a member of CMA Australia.
Dr. Tsz Leung Yip
Associate Director, C.Y. Tung International Centre for Maritime Studies, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Dr. Tsz Leung Yip is the Associate Director, C. Y. Tung International Centre for Maritime Studies and Associate Professor, Department of Logistics and Maritime Studies, Faculty of Business,