Dr. Kang Qu is Managing Director of Sustainability Strategy Bank of China (Hong Kong). He also holds the role of Deputy General Manager in Economics & Strategic Planning Department of Bank of China (Hong Kong) and Hong Kong Financial Research Institute of Bank of China.

Dr. Qu joined Bank of China in London in 2006 to head the research and strategic planning team, overseeing macro-economic research of the EMEA region and leading ESG strategy planning and implementation for Bank of China’s business in the UK. Dr Qu also represented the bank in different international sustainability organizations.  Dr. Qu is a Member of Directors of the China International Finance Society and a member of the Data Working Group led by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority.

Dr. Qu earned his PhD in Finance from University of Durham. He also received a MSc degree from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and a BSc degree in Computer Science and Technology from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC).