Haitao obtained his degree of Ph.D and Master of Science in the field of finance, accounting, and international business management from University of Surrey, UK. His Bachelor degree of Business Administration was obtained from the Webster University Genève.
Haitao published several studies on the top-tier academic journals (e.g., European Financial Management, Applied Financial Economics, European Accounting Review) and as the book chapter, his studies were also presented on international academic conferences. His current areas of research include Financial Reporting, Financial Management, Corporate Finance, Investment Efficiency, Corporate Governance, Business Ethics, Global Leadership and Strategy.
Haitao was an Assistant Professor at Surrey International Institute of Dongbei University of Finance and Economics, China. He has over 10 years industrial experiences of international project management, international business and investment, and business liaison techniques by leading several international projects between Swiss start-up firms and Chinese companies. Haitao is also a Certified Public Accountant Australia.