Kevin Chuah

  • Degree Programme: PhD in Strategy and Entrepreneurship

Kevin Chuah is a PhD Candidate in Strategy and Entrepreneurship at London Business School, where he holds a studentship from the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). He is also visiting scholar at the Wharton ESG Analytics Lab, a part of the PhD Graduate Program at the Principles for Responsible Investment, and a member of the Board of Trustees at ShareAction.

Kevin’s research interests relate to corporate governance, corporate sustainability, and responsible investment. His dissertation research examines how shareholder activism influences firms’ strategies in relation to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues.

Prior to joining London Business School, Kevin had an extensive career in the investment management industry. Most recently, he was a portfolio manager at BlackRock within the Multi-Asset Strategies group, where he constructed and managed portfolios of complex hedge fund investment strategies. Kevin also previously held portfolio management roles at Man AHL and at First Sentier Investors where he was a member of the fund of hedge funds team.

Kevin holds a MSc in Statistics (Research) from the London School of Economics and a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of New South Wales where he was a UNSW Co-op Program scholar.

Research Interests

  • Corporate governance
  • Corporate sustainability
  • ESG issues
  • Responsible investment