Dr Kylie-Anne Richards

Ph.D (Mathematics), Executive Director and Chair of ESG

Kylie-Anne joined UTS in January 2019 after completing her PhD on Limit Order Book Dynamics at the University of NSW. She was awarded the QRSLab Boronia Managed Funds PhD Scholarship in 2011. Kylie-Anne also holds a Master’s degree in Finance from The University of Hong Kong. Her research and teaching interests are in financial markets, sustainable finance, green finance, ESG, high frequency finance, market microstructure, statistics and econometrics.

Kylie-Anne has had extensive industry experience both domestically and overseas. She began her career as a Quantitative Analyst at Investment Technology Group. Kylie-Anne was Head of Financial Engineering for Asia Pacific at Macquarie Group in Hong Kong and subsequently, Head of Indexation and Quantitative Trading Research at CLSA in Sydney. Most recently she held the position of Director, Portfolio Manager at QTR Capital, a proprietary trading business.