Kathy Walsh is an Associate Professor of Finance in the Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics at the Australian National University. Her research is on capital markets where she has been published internationally and has attracted substantial grant funding. Her current focus is on Chinese capital markets and the internationalisation of the Renminbi (RMB). She recently co-authored two substantial reports on the implications of the internationalisation of the RMB (http://www.cifr.edu.au/project/RMB.aspx) and the evolution of offshore RMB centres (http://www.cbe.anu.edu.au/research/rmb).
Kathy has over 20 years’ experience as an academic with prior positions at UNSW and Sydney University. She holds a PhD in finance from the AGSM and a first class Honours Degree in Finance. Prior to her Academic career Kathy worked for 10 years in the Insurance sector.