Tan Sri Andrew Sheng
ICMR Distinguished Fellow
Tan Sri Andrew Sheng served as Chairman of the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong from 1998 to 2005, having previously been a central banker with the Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Bank Negara Malaysia. He writes regularly on international finance and monetary economics, financial regulation and global governance in leading economic magazines and newspapers including AsiaNewsNet and Project Syndicate, as well as Caijing and Caixin magazines in China.
A chartered accountant by training, Tan Sri Andrew Sheng holds a First-Class Honours in Economics from Bristol University and Honorary Doctorates from University of Bristol and University of Malaya. As part of ICMR’s Distinguished Fellow programme, his appointment will further provide value by delivering a combination of in-depth research and practical ideas built on a collaborative process. His links to academia will be critical for bridging the gap in terms of realworld applications of academic research.