Dr. Rui Zhong is a Senior Research Fellow at IIGF. He is a Senior Lecturer in finance at UWA Business School at University of Western Australia in Australia, and Assistant Director at YRD Institute of Green Investment. Before that, he was an associate professor of Finance at the Chinese Academy of Finance and Development at CUFE and a visiting professor at John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in Canada. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM). His research interests focus on ESG investing, green finance, credit derivatives, options, financial risk management, investments and corporate finance.