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2014 Ph.D. in Economics, Finance and Management
Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Current Appointment(s)

2023 - Now Associate Professor of Organisational Behaviour & Human Resources

Professor Daphne Yiu is Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University. Prior to joining SMU, Prof. Yiu held the Rath Chair in Strategic Management at the University of Oklahoma and Professor of Management at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Prof. Yiu’s scholarly pursuit focuses on examining how organizations make strategic choices in relation to the institutionalization and internationalization processes.


  • Ph.D. in Economics, Cornell University, 2023
  • M.A. in Economics, National University of Singapore, 2017
  • A.B. in Economics, Peking University, 2014


  • Human Capital
  • Labour Economics

George Wong is Senior Lecturer of Sociology at the School of Social Sciences at the Singapore Management University. He is also a visiting Senior Research Fellow at the Wealth Management Institute (WMI). His research sits at the intersection of urban regime politics and governance, community power, and capital flows in Asian cities. He is also a trained ethnographer with a decade of experience in examining state-sponsored urban community development as political legitimacy projects in Asia.

Professor Sun Sun Lim is Vice President, Partnerships & Engagement and Professor of Communication and Technology at the Singapore Management University. She has extensively researched the social impact of technology, focusing on technology domestication by families, future of work and AI ethics.

Dr Wang Jiwei has over 15 years’ industry and academia experience in corporate reporting, data & analytics and equity valuation. He is one of the key faculty at SMU who developed the new data & analytics curriculum in the accounting and finance domain. He is also the founding program director of the MSc in Accounting (Data & Analytics) program. Dr Wang has been doing applied research on international accounting standards, corporate governance, and securities regulation.


2010 Ph.D., Business Administration (Organizational Behavior)
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
2003 Post-Graduate Programme in Management


2017 Ph.D in Management and Organization

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2017 Ph.D.

Dr. Yuanto KUSNADI is an Associate Professor (Education) at the School of Accountancy of the Singapore Management University. Dr. Kusnadi has over ten years’ of teaching experience in accounting for entrepreneurs, financial management, analytics for financial instruments, and experiential learning through real-consultancy projects. He has been doing research on issues in corporate finance, accounting, and corporate governance for international firms; as well as experiential & innovative teaching pedagogy.

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