Dr. Ko is currently a Research Professor at the
ASEAN Center, Asiatic Research Institute, Korea University. Since receiving her
Ph.D. in finance from Korea University, she has taught finance and carried out research at institutions in Malaysia as well as
in the ROK. She is the author of several books including 7UPs in Asia, ASEAN
Super App War, and Future Growth Market ASEAN and published academic
papers in the Journal of Banking & Finance and other international
journals on equity offerings, payouts, corporate governance, family control
succession, capital market development, and startup policies.