Vice President and Dean - China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
Dr. Yuan Ding is Vice President and Dean, Cathay Capital Chair Professor in Accounting at CEIBS. Prior to joining CEIBS, he was a tenured faculty member of HEC School of Management, Paris, France. He is member of European Accounting Association, French Accounting Association and American Accounting Association. Dr. Ding has acted as editor and editorial board member for many international academic journals in accounting and auditing.
Dr. Ding received his PhD in Accounting from the Institute of Enterprises Administration at the University Montesquieu Bordeaux IV, France. He also holds a Master’s in Enterprises Administration from the University of Poitiers, France. Dr. Ding has published three books in financial reporting and financial analysis and his research has appeared in magazines including Accounting, Organizations and Society, Journal of Accounting and several leading French academic journals.
Dr. Ding frequently provides consulting services for many multinationals and Chinese companies in the areas of financial communication, corporate governance, cost control system designing, investment and M&A. He has also served and continues to serve on the Boards of Directors of several listed firms and financial institutions in mainland China, Hong Kong, Europe and North America.
Publications (5 max.):
Comptabilité et Analyse Financière : une Perspective Globale. Brussels: Editions De Boeck Université, 2010, 2013. (in coll. with H. Stolowy and M. J. Lebas)
“What Drives Managerial Perks? An Empirical Test of Competing Theoretical Perspectives”, Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming. (in coll. with Yuanyang Song and Hua Zhang)
“Social capital, informal governance and post-IPO firm performance: A study of Chinese entrepreneurial firms”, Journal of Business Ethics, Forthcoming. (in coll. with Jerry Cao and Hua Zhang)
“The Role of Institutional Development in the Prevalence and Value of Family Firms”, Journal of Corporate Finance, 31, 2015, 284-305. (in coll. With Raphael Amit, Belen Villalonga and Hua Zhang)
“Overcoming distrust in host societies: How state-owned enterprises adapt their foreign entries to institutional pressures”, Journal of International Business Studies, 45.8, 2014, 1005-1028. (in coll. with Klaus Meyer, Jing Li and Hua Zhang)