Leanne (Si Ying) Zhang
BIS Innovation Hub Hong Kong Centre
Leanne is an Advisor at the BIS Innovation Hub Hong Kong Centre, where she works on CBDC and big data analytics. Prior to joining the Hub, she was an Economist at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. She has published academic papers on investor sensitivity to climate risks and supply chain mapping and realignment, and her research has been featured in the Financial Times and The Economist. She holds an MPhil in Economics degree from the University of Oxford, where she was a Louis Dreyfus-Weidenfeld Scholar, and an undergraduate degree in Mathematics and Economics from McGill University.