YAP TECK LEE
UMEXPERT Curriculum Vitae
Dr. Yap Teck Lee obtained his PhD in Finance from Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China. He teaches Financial Risk Management, Principles of Finance, Personal Financial Planning, Entrepreneurship, and Business and the Economy of China. He also serves as an Associate Research Fellow of the Institute of China Studies at the University of Malaya, and Institute of ASEAN Studies at Guangxi University of Nationalities. Dr. Yap is a familiar voice in Chinese newspapers where he writes weekly columns on world markets.
Prior to joining the academic world, Dr. Yap held senior managerial roles in several industries such as mineral mining, telecommunication, palm oil plantation, information technology, and food and beverages in the Asia Pacific region. With his sharp insight and experience, he has helped his previous employer bag several industrial awards in Malaysia, including the SOBA Platinum award, Golden Bull Award and SMEs Award.