Dr Yanto Chandra

Dr Yanto Chandra

Dr Yanto Chandra
Assistant Professor at the Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong

Yanto Chandra is Assistant Professor at the Department of Public Policy, City University of Hong Kong (CityU). Dr Chandra conducts research on the policy and management of social innovation, non-profit organizations, social finance, and poverty alleviation. His work has been published in repute journals, including World Development, Journal of Business Venturing, VOLUNTAS, Social Enterprise Journal, Journal of Social Entrepreneurship, and Journal of International Business Studies, among others. He is also the editor of ‘Social Entrepreneurship in the Greater China Region: Policy and Cases’, which is the first official book on the topic (with foreword written by Mrs Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of Hong Kong). Among other awards, Dr Chandra was the recipient of Outstanding Paper Award 2010 by Emerald Publisher and the Winner of the CityU Teaching Excellence Award 2016 and Teaching Innovation Award 2017. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Social Entrepreneurship and also serves on the Editorial Board of Social Enterprise Journal. Prior to coming to Hong Kong, he was Assistant Professor in the Marketing & Strategy Department at the University of Leeds (United Kingdom) and University of Amsterdam (Netherlands). Prior to these, he spent nearly 7 years in the corporate world in Hong Kong, Singapore and Jakarta.