Dr. Mark Ooi
Lead Research Fellow, Censuria Insights
Dr. Ooi is the lead research fellow of Censuria Insights. He is responsible for the research unit in planning, organizing, executing and overseeing the capital-market based research and publication.
Dr. Ooi is employed in the Graduate School of Business, SEGi University and also acting as the Vice-Chairman for the graduate school management research centre. He has vast experience in publishing quantitative research papers, more specifically in the fields of finance and economics in the Scopus-indexed international journals. He secured a few research grants awarded by international organizations and the Malaysian Government to assist the policymakers and regulators in shaping public policies, laws and regulations.
Dr. Ooi is actively collaborating with industry and universities globally. He is acting as the audit panel for the LICTA Awards to assist the Ministry of Finance in auditing, reviewing and providing valuable business strategic insight to SMEs. He is also the keynote speaker for International Conferences in India and Indonesia as well as the panels for multiple international conferences and Scopus-indexed journals.
Dr. Ooi got his Doctor of Philosophy (Finance) and Master of Arts (Finance) from Universiti Sains Malaysia. He earned his Bachelor of Science (Honours) Finance and Management from AIMST University as highest achiever. He was employed in KPMG as one of the big 4 audit firms in the World, acting as business consultant for the Top 100 listed companies with over 4 billion market capitalization. He is also a Certified Internal Auditor accredited by the Institute of Internal Auditors (U.S) and the life member of the Malaysian Economic Association. Besides, he is acting as the Chief Professor for the Malaysia-China Higher Education Association (PPTMC).