Associate Professor Dr Au Yong Hui Nee, Dean of the Faculty of Business and Finance, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)
Associate Professor Dr. Au Yong Hui Nee holds a PhD degree in Technology Management from USM, a graduate of MA Economics from University of Tsukuba in Japan and Bachelor of Science (Honours) Resource Economics from UPM. She is the Dean of the Faculty of Business and Finance, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR). She attended Impact Evaluation Methods Course at World Bank and Wildlife and People: Conflict and Conservation Course at the University of Oxford, and an excellent participant award from Biogas Institute, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, China. She is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT).She is an adjunct professor at the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, China, visiting scholar at the University of Greenwich, UK, and advisor to The Federation of Malaysia Chinese Guilds Association (FEMACGA). Dr. Au Yong has published over thirty articles in indexed journals and more than one hundred papers in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings. She serves as a chief editor of China’s Belt and Road Initiative book published by World Scientific Publishing (Singapore), editor of Trends Journal of Sciences Research (USA)and reviewer for more than twenty international indexed journals. Dr. Au Yong was trained in commercial and investment banks. Prior to joining academia, she held managerial positions at Fortune 500 multinational corporations and a state agency. She has completed research and consulting projects for local and international clients (India, Japan, Pakistan and United Kingdom). She has received about RM800Kof research grants. She is a recipient of Japanese Government Monbukagakusho (MEXT) Scholarship, the Public Services Department Scholarship, MoHEMyPhD Scholarship, Malaysian Institute of Management Tun Razak Youth Leadership Award, best oral presentation award and best paper awards.