Associate Professor, Banking and Finance, UNSW

Jo-Ann Suchard is Associate Professor in Banking and Finance at UNSW Business School.

Jo-Ann’s research areas include the Australian and Chinese venture capital and private equity markets, capital raising in debt and equity markets, corporate governance and Chinese financial markets. She has published widely in international journals and presents regularly at Australian and international conferences.

She has previously held positions at the University of Sydney, University of Wollongong and a visiting position at University of British Columbia, Canada.

She has received Australia Research Council Discovery and Linkage grant funding for research in private equity markets. She has also undertaken research in conjunction with government and industry partners including AVCAL and the Innovation Division, Department of Industry.

Jo-Ann has been a director on the board of the Asian Finance Association since 2010 and runs an international annual online colloquium on venture capital and private equity in the Asia Pacific region, in conjunction with the Asian Finance Association.


  • –present
    Associate Professor, Banking and Finance, UNSW Australia Business School