Irene Cheung is a director of standards of practice for the Asia-Pacific region of CFA Institute. She is responsible for leading efforts there to develop and promote CFA Institute codes, standards, policies, education products and positions. She serves as an Asia-Pacific spokesperson on CFA Institute ethics and standards at industry events and workshops. She also conducts ethics education seminars and webinars.
Prior to joining CFA Institute, Ms. Cheung has been an investment analyst, senior research analyst, and managing director of alternative investments at various investment companies, such as brokerage, fund of hedge funds, hedge fund, and registered investment adviser (RIA) firms. She has experience in investment manager selection, fundamental research, portfolio management, asset allocation, and risk management.
Ms. Cheung holds an MBA with a concentration in Finance from Boston University, and a BA Dual Honor Degree in Business Studies and Japanese Studies from The University of Sheffield, United Kingdom.