Dr. Jerry Parwada is a Professor of Finance in UNSW Business School, Sydney, Australia. He joined UNSW in 2003 and served as Head of School - Banking and Finance from 2011-2017. Jerry's research specializes in investment management and financial markets. His works have been published in internationally renowned finance journals, including Journal of Accounting Research, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and Financial Management.
He has three years’ investment banking experience and is an active consultant to industry on issues relating to managed funds and valuation. He has served, since 2012, on the Credit Suisse Endowment Advisory Council. He is on the FINSIA Industry Council for Institutional Markets and the Australian Lenders' Index Expert Panel. Jerry is a regular speaker at local and international finance conferences. He holds PhD and MBA degrees from Edith Cowan University, an MPhil from UNSW Australia, a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree from NUST (Zimbabwe) and studied leadership at the Wharton School's Aresty Institute of Executive Education.