Professor Dr. Catherine Ho

Professor Dr. Catherine Ho
Advisor, Censuria Insights

Dr. Ho is a Professor of Finance at the Faculty of Business & Management, Universiti Teknologi MARA. She was the Deputy Dean at the Arshad Ayub Graduate Business School (2017/18) and a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Thunderbird School of Global Management, USA (2014/15). She obtained her PhD from Monash University, Australia; MBA from the University of Memphis, USA and Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from Carleton University, Canada.

Dr. Ho has more than 33 years’ experience in academia and taught many courses in finance. She is an active researcher, presented research papers and won awards nationally and internationally - the Outstanding National Research Award at the MRSA 2017 by Ministry of Higher Education, Clarivate Analytics and Elsevier; Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence 2016; and the 2014 Outstanding Reviewer Award from Emerald Group Publishing Limited. She has published many papers in national and international finance and economics journals including Applied Economics, Pacific Basin Finance Journal, Global Finance Journal, and many more.

Dr. Ho's area of specialization include international finance, regional exchange rate, trade and foreign investment, Islamic finance, risk management, personal and corporate finance, banking and corporate structure and has received numerous short and long term research grants. She is also the President of the Malaysian Finance Association (MFA), a member of the Asian Finance Association and the Vice-President of the Malaysian Women Graduates Association. She supervises post-graduate candidates, and is often invited as examiner for PhD theses.

Dr. Ho's expertise and experience in the finance area enable her to work together with the Securities Commission, Bank Negara Malaysia, Malaysian Financial Planning Council, Financial Accreditation Agency, Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad, Ministry of Finance, Putrajaya Holdings and Malaysian Financial Planning Council under the Capital Market Development Fund.

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