Advisory Board

The IGF is supported by a Advisory Board. 

Professor Fariborz Moshirian
Director

Professor Fariborz Moshirian is the Director of the Institute of Global Finance (IGF) at the UNSW Business School, Sydney. The IGF does collaborative research on Systemic risk, financial innovation and global financial stability with NYU, UCLA and has done joint work with the Asian Development Bank, the IMF, the World Bank and a number of world-class research centres. Fariborz was the Bertil Danielsson Professor of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics. He is a consultant to the Asian Development Bank. He served as the Head of the School of Banking and Finance at UNSW for over four years. 

Fariborz has published a number of influential research works in leading international journals including the Journal of Finance, the Journal of Financial Economics, the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and the Journal of Banking and Finance. These research works cover subjects such as global governance, global financial stability and prosperity, interconnectedness, world order, systemic risk and the financial and social challenges and opportunities of the 21st Century. 

He has been the editor of several publications on global financial, economic and social issues published by Elsevier. He has also been a co-editor of a number of  policy works with senior researchers from the World Bank, the IMF, the Bank for International Settlements, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Bank of England and the Reserve Bank of Australia including the following publications:  “Globalization and Financial Services in Emerging Countries”;  “Global Financial Crisis, Risk Analysis and Risk Management”; “Systemic Risk, Basel III, Governance and Financial Stability”  and “Systemic Risk: Liquidity Risk, Governance and Global Financial Stability”
 

Julie Coates
Managing Partner of Client and Markets and a member of PwC Australia’s Executive Board
Dr Jonathan Kearns
Head of Financial Stability, Reserve Bank of Australia
Mr Anatoly Kirievsky
General Manager, Enterprise Compliance at Australian Securities Exchange (ASX)
Dr Michael McCorry
Managing Director and CIO, BlackRock, Australia
Mr Ian Pollari
National Sector Leader, Banking and Global Co-leader, KMPG, Fintech Practice
Chris Whitehead
CEO, Finsia