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Prof. KOO Haeyoung

Assistant Professor

10-255, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, City University of Hong Kong
+852 34427953
+852 34420309


PhD - Strategic Management (University of California Irvine)
MBA - Finance and Management (University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School)
BA - Business Economics and International Relations (Brown University)


Haeyoung Koo is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Management at City University of Hong Kong.  Her research explores the intersection of corporate governance and strategy, focusing on the behavioural aspects of firms’ decision-making processes and their strategic implications.

Prior to joining the doctoral program, Haeyoung worked as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley in New York.  She received her Ph.D. in Management from the University of California Irvine, M.B.A. from University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, and B.A. from Brown University.


Journal Publications and Reviews

Wiersema, Margarethe; Koo, Haeyoung / Corporate governance in today’s world: Looking back and an agenda for the future. November 2022; In: Strategic Organization. Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 786-796

Koo, Haeyoung; Park, Choelsoon / Foundation of leadership in Asia: Leader characteristics and leadership styles review and research agenda. September 2018; In: Asia Pacific Journal of Management. Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 697-718