Research Postgraduate Student Profile

Ross Smith
h0998278@hku.hk

Ross is from Brisbane Australia, with Economics Degree from University of Adelaide, MBA and Master of Commerce in Applied Finance from University of Queensland, and Master of Laws in Corporate & Financial Law from University of Hong Kong.
He is a Director of 2 companies, an Australian company and a Hong Kong, both of which hold financial licenses and supports 8 Authorised Representatives in retail financial services.
Ross began his PhD in September 2013, with the research topic is “Private Equity: The Challenge of New Legal Frameworks”, which is based in International Financial Law, Private Law, Private Equity funds management, which mainly focuses on fiduciary obligations.  My plan is that my Thesis shall proscribe a legal framework to function effectively and efficiently, where fiduciary obligations and duties are more flexible and more dynamic, where the outcome shall attempt to formulate functional equivalence in the Private Equity industry.

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Programme of Study: Ph.D.

Supervisor(s): Prof. SH Goo and Dr. HKM Ng

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