Zhongyang Chen
Professor and Ph.D. supervisor at the School of Finance Renmin University of China
Chen Zhongyang (1968-), male, Ph.D. in Economics, is a professor and Ph.D. supervisor at the School of Finance of Renmin University of China(RUC), a researcher at Financial Policy Research Center of RUC, and also a senior researcher at Chongyang Institute for Financial Studies of RUC. He has been engaged in teaching and researching for more than 20 years in finance and risk management field. He is one of the earliest experts in the education and research of financial institutions’ modern risk management in China. He used to be a deputy dean, chairman of the academic committee and head of the construction of financial risk management disciplines at the International College of RUC, where he founded the first MF and PhD program in risk management field in China.

Prof. Chen has extensive international teaching and researching experience in financial risk management. He used to be a visiting scholar or professor at the ISMA Center of the University of Reading, the Business School of Suffolk University, the Business School of the University of Illinois, and the Haas School of Business of the University of California Berkeley. He was the founding president of Beijing Branch of the Professional Risk Management International Association(PRMIA) and the member of editorial board of Journal of Risk Management in Financial Institutions.

Prof. Chen has been devoted to promoting the spread and development of the modern risk management in China for a long time. He has extensive and in-depth contact and cooperation with financial institutions in China. He has been invited to give lectures and trainings for various financial institutions and forums for more than 100 times in the past decade. He initiated and organized the “China Financial Risk Manager (Annual) Forum” since 2005 and there are more than 1,000 senior experts giving speeches and more than 10,000 participants. In 2010, he founded the magazine Financial Management, which is the only magazine aimed at the financial industry in China.