Mr Yao Dong
PhD Student in Banking & Finance
- Banking & Finance
Project Title: Climate Transition Risk and the Financial System
Supervisor: Professor David Aikman, Professor Leone Leonida
Year of Entry: 2021, full-time
Yao Dong joined Qatar Centre for Global Banking and Finance, King's Business School as a PhD student in 2021. His research interests lie primarily in financial stability and climate change. His current research project focuses on climate stress testing.
Yao holds a bachelor’s degree in financial mathematics awarded jointly by Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University and the University of Liverpool and a master’s degree in financial engineering from Imperial College London. Before his PhD study, he completed investment banking internships at CITIC Securities and Central China Securities.