Samuel Wong

Samuel WongPhotoDr. Samuel Po-Shing Wong is the Head of Research at CASH Dynamic Opportunities Investment Limited, a Hong Kong based hedge fund. He received his Ph.D. in Statistics from Stanford University in 1997. He was on the faculty of several universities, including the University of California at Davis, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and The Chinese University of Hong Kong until 2009. Dr. Wong has been a business statistics consultant since 1991. He helped many companies in the US and Hong Kong to tackle important practical issues. In particular, he was a Basel II IRB modeler of a local Hong Kong bank and offered risk management training to financial institutions such as the China Development Bank, Hang Seng Bank, HSBC, Wing Hang Bank and many others. In addition to his quantitative finance career, Dr. Wong has been serving as an external reviewer for the Financial Risk Management (FRM) examination of the Global Association in Risk Professionals (GARP) since 2006. Dr. Wong taught data analysis at the MBA level in 2010-2011 as an adjunct professor in the Business School of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. In 2011-2012, Dr. Wong lectured Basel regulations for the Executive Leadership Program of the Institute of Global Economics and Finance at The Chinese University of Hong Kong and presented a special lecture in algorithmic trading at the Institute of Mathematical Sciences of the National University of Singapore