Dr Chi Zhang
- Lecturer in Commercial Law (School of Law)
Dr Chi Zhang holds an LL.B. and Master of Law (Research) from Tsinghua University, and a Ph.D. in Commercial Law from The University of Glasgow.
He joined The University of Glasgow as Lecturer in Commercial Law in 2019. Chi has previously taught business law at China University of Mining and Technology (Beijing) for two years.
Chi's research interests are related to corporate Law, business trusts and investment funds law, financial investment law, with a particular focus on Chinese business law. Currently he is working on a project regarding the international financial regulatory dimension of Belt & Road Initiatives, and he is also carrying out research on the internationalization of China’s securities regulation.
I am willing to supervise PGR students of company law and financial law.
- Company Law (LL.B.)
- Commercial Law (LL.B.)
- Business Law (UG)
- Financial Regulation (MSc)
3rd November 2018 Conference Presentation Shanghai, China
‘Rethinking the Legal Nature of Equitable Title in English Trusts: Origins, Comparisons and Functions’, presented at The 6th Forum on Comparative Law for Young Law Scholars held by China Comparative Law Society and East China Normal University.
29th January 2016 Conference Presentation Glasgow, UK
‘Weak Fiduciary Duty Enforcement and Active Internal Governance of Private Equity Organizations in China’, presented at The International Workshop on ‘Enforcement Strategies in Financial Law’ held by The University of Glasgow.
11th January 2016 Conference Presentation Liverpool, UK
‘The Protective Mechanisms for Private Equity Shareholders in Corporate Governance: China and UK’, presented at The University of Liverpool International Postgraduate Legal Conference 2016 held by The Liverpool Law School.
7th November 2014 Conference Presentation California, US
‘How to Understand the Fiduciary Duty Rules of China Private Equity Investment Trusts: A Comparative Approach’, presented at The Workshop on Comparative Business and Financial Law 2014 held by American Society of Comparative Law • Younger Comparativists Committee (YCC) and the Law School of The University of California, Davis.
7th July 2014 Conference Poster Newcastle, UK
‘A Comparative Study on Venture Capital Investment Funds Regulation of Chinese and Anglo-American Legal Systems’, presented at North East PGR Law Forum Conference 2014 held by Newcastle University and Northumbria University.
14th April 2014 Conference Presentation London, UK
‘Trust or Legal Person: An Organizational Law Study of Western Political Traditions’, presented at The 8th Annual International Graduate Legal Research Conference held by the School of Law at King’s College London.