Dr Chu has gained a wide range of practical experience in valuations and valuation-related advisory services including valuations for tax controversies, commercial consequential loss assessments, valuations of intangible assets, access pricing for infrastructure assets and independent expert’s advice in relation to mergers and acquisitions. He has been responsible for numerous assignments and complex litigation matters for both public and private companies as well as various government departments in Australia.
In addition to his practical experience, Dr Chu has also been a regular contributor to the professional literature in the area of valuation and its practical implications for various tax and commercial matters. He has published 36 technical papers in various academic and practitioners’ journals. Dr Chu is a co-author of the valuation book Valuations for Tax Controversies, published by Wolters Kluwer.
He was also a guest lecturer in Property Finance, which is part of the Master of Real Estate course at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) and a guest lecturer in Alternative Asset classes, which is part of Master of Commerce course at UNSW and previously conducted an executive valuation training course for the State Capital and Investment Corporation (SCIC) in Vietnam.
Dr Chu completed his master degree in Finance and Banking (with Merit) from the University of Sydney and his doctoral degree in Finance from the University of Technology, Sydney (graduated on Chancellor’s List for Exceptional Scholarly Achievement in PhD research). Dr Chu is also a CFA charter-holder, a Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA) and a member of the Extractive Industries Committee of the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC).
Bachelor of International Business (BIntBus) | Foreign Trade University of Vietnam
Achieved the highest mark (28.5/30) among over 1,000 candidates in the matriculation exam
Master of Commerce with Merit (MComm (Merit)) | The University of Sydney
Top 2% of graduates, majoring in Banking and Finance
Doctor of Philosophy in Finance (PhD Finance) | The University of Technology, Sydney
Received the Chancellor’s Exceptional Academic Achievement Award
Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
Senior Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (SF Fin)
Fellow of the Commercial Law Association of Australia (F CLA)
Former member of IVSC Extractive Industry Committee (IVSC)
Member of IVSC Business Valuation Working Group (IVSC)