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Professor Biddle, Gary Clark

Title:
Chair Professor
PCCW Professor
Professor, Chair of Accounting
Chair Professor

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Professor Biddle, Gary Clark

Title:
Chair Professor
PCCW Professor
Professor, Chair of Accounting
Chair Professor

Also Cited As:
Biddle, Gary C
Biddle, GC

Professional Qualifications
YearAwarding InstitutionQualification
University of ChicagoM.B.A.
University of ChicagoPh.D.
Biography

Chair Professor Gary C. BIDDLE is PCCW Professor and Chair of Accounting at the University of Hong Kong.  He also teaches at Columbia Business School, London Business School and Fudan University.  Professor Biddle earned his MBA and PhD degrees at University of Chicago.  He has previously served as professor at University of Chicago, University of Washington, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), and as visiting professor at premier business schools globally, including China Europe International Business School (China), University of Glasgow (UK), IMD (Switzerland) and Skolkovo (Russia).  In academic leadership, Professor Biddle served as Dean of the Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Hong Kong, Associate Dean and Department Head of the Business School of HKUST, and HKUST Council member, Court member, Senate member and Synergis-Geoffrey Yeh Chair Professor.  Professor Biddle is presently Board and Executive Council Member of the American Accounting Association, Advisory Board Member of the American Accounting Association International Accounting Section, Council Member of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and member of the Financial Reporting Review Panel of the Financial Reporting Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.  Professionally he is Book Editor of The Accounting Review and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Contemporary Accounting Research Editorial Board, Hong Kong Business and Professionals Federation, Hong Kong Institute of Directors (Training Committee), Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants, and past President and co-founding Council Member of the Hong Kong Academic Accounting Association.  Professor Biddle first visited China in 1984 and has made Hong Kong home since 1996.  He is expert in financial accounting, economic forecasting, value creation, corporate governance and performance metrics, including EVA®.  Professor Biddle’s research appears in leading academic journals and in the financial press including CNN, TheEconomist and Wall Street Journal. He has more career research citations than any other professor of HKU’s Faculty of Business and Economics, regardless of field, and ranks among the top 0.5% in career research citations among all social science researchers (Social Science Research Network).  Professor Biddle also has won 22 teaching awards, including two “Professor of Year” honors from the world’s top-ranked EMBA program.  Professor Biddle proudly serves as Independent Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chair of leading listed companies including Kingdee International, Shui On Land Limited, and he has chaired the remuneration committee of closely-held Chinachem Group.

 
Honours, Awards & Prizes
AwardeesAward DateHonours / Awards / PrizesCategory
2013-06-30Outstanding Professor Award: Columbia-HKU-London Business School
Teaching Accomplishment
2011-07-01Professor of the Year: HKU-Fudan International MBA Programme
Teaching Accomplishment
Professional Societies
Term PeriodPositionProfessional Societies
2011 - 2013MemberAsia Society
2015 - presentCorporate Governance Working GroupHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
01/2013-12/2014INED Exclusive MembershipDeloitte Touche Tohmatsu
2014 - 2017Board Director - Focusing on InternationalAmerican Accounting Association
2014 - presentExecutive Council memberAmerican Accounting Association
2015-2016Distinguished Contributions Award Selection Committee memberAmerican Accounting Association
2015-2016Outstanding Accounting Educator Award SelectorAmerican Accounting Association
2008 - 2014Professional Qualifications Accountability BoardHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
2001 - presentMemberHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
01/2014 - presentCouncil memberHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
01/2014 - presentFinancial Reporting Standards Committee memberHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Life membershipMemberChinese Accounting Professors' Association of North America (CAPANA)
2013 - presentFinancial Reporting Review PanelFinancial Reporting Council
2006, 2010MemberHong Kong University Grants Committee Research Assessment Exercise Panel Member
12/2013 - 11/2014MemberAmerican Chamber of Commerce of Hong Kong
2010 - presentMemberHong Kong Institute of Directors
2010 - presentTraining Committee MemberHong Kong Institute of Directors
1993 - presentMemberWashington Society of Certified Public Accountants
2010 - presentMemberBusiness and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong
05/2012 - presentEconomy & Employment standing Committee memberBusiness and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong
05/2012 - presentEducation, Human Capital & Population Policy standing committee memberBusiness and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong
1981 - presentMemberAmerican Accounting Assocation
2005 - presentMemberInstitute of Management Accountants
presentMemberAccounting Hall of Fame Selection Committee
2015 - presentIASB Conceptual Framework Working GroupHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
01/2014 - presentCPA Qualifying Process Reform Working Group MemberHong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants
1998 - presentMemberHong Kong Securities Institute
1997 - presentMemberHong Kong Institute of Financial Analysts
2013 - presentInternational Accounting Section Advisory BoardAmerican Accounting Association
2015-2016Lifetime Service Award SelectorAmerican Accounting Association
presentMemberAmerican Institute of Certified Public Accountants
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Area of Expertise:
Area of Expertise (EN)Area of Expertise (ZH)
Value creation
Managerial accounting
Information content of accounting disclosure
Firm valuation
Financial analysis
Financial accounting
Economic value added (EVA)
Earnings measurement
Corporate governance
Capital investment efficiency
Spoken Languages:
Spoken Language(s) (EN)Spoken Language(s) (ZH)
English英語
Written Languages:
Written Language(s) (EN)Written Language(s) (ZH)
English英文
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