Chau, Jacky Yuen-kit(周元杰)

BS, BA, MA, PhD (Penn)

Assistant Professor


School of Accountancy

Room 1017, 10/F
Cheng Yu Tung Building
12 Chak Cheung Street
Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

+852 3943 8604


Prof. Jacky Chau is an Assistant Professor of Accounting at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He received his PhD in accounting and master’s degree in statistics from the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania (2016). Prior to pursuing his PhD, he worked as an investment banking analyst at Citigroup in Hong Kong. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, Politics, Economics and Bachelor of Science degree with concentrations in Finance, Statistics, Operation and Information Management from University of Pennsylvania. His research interests include the role of information in capital markets, corporate disclosure and corporate governance, etc.

Teaching Areas

Financial Accounting
Data Analytics

Research Interests

Capital Markets
Corporate Disclosure
Corporate Governance
Performance Measurement