Visiting Professor Chen is a professor of law at East China University of Political Science and Law and an associate professor in economics at the Institute of Finance and Banking, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. He holds a PhD in law and a Post-Doctorate in economics. Chen was also a visiting scholar at the University of Manchester, the National University of Singapore, Aoyama Gakuin University, the University of Wisconsin, and Queensland University of Technology.
Chen specializes in teaching and practicing business law, financial law, and securities regulations with solid theoretical foundation and abundant practical experience. He has taken charge of several financial law projects and published more than 60 articles in journals on a variety of financial law related topics. Chen has also published two books and edited several books. He has been an independent director at five listed companies since 2003.