Stephen Y.L. Cheung is a Professor (Chair) of Finance, Department of Economics and Finance at the Faculty of Business, City University of Hong Kong.
He obtained a BSc from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, PhD in Statistics from Universite de Paris VI, and PhD in Finance from the University of Strathclyde. In 2001, Dr. Cheung studied global financial system reform at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. His research on corporate governance has been widely published in Asia-Pacific.
Dr. Cheung has served as the Chairman of Core Group on Corporate Governance, Pacific Economic Cooperation Council, and was the founding Head of Research at the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission. He has provided consultancy services to the Asian Development Bank, the United Nations ESCAP, the Financial Services Bureau, the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong, and SG Securities (HK) Ltd.