UCL Faculty of Laws

Prof Iris Chiu

Prof Iris Chiu

Professor of Company Law and Financial Regulation

Faculty of Laws


Joined UCL
1st Sep 2009

Research summary

Current research interests include company law, corporate governance, international and comparative aspects of corporate law and theory, theoretical aspects of financial regulation, financial regulation in the UK and the EU. Membership of Expert Bodies Member, European Corporate Governance Institute

Teaching summary

Teaching Summary: Company Law, Regulation of Financial Markets, Banking Regulation, Corporate Social Responsibility


University of Leicester
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 2007
University of Cambridge
Other higher degree, Master of Laws | 2003
National University of Singapore
First Degree, Bachelor of Laws | 1997


Iris Chiu joined the Faculty of Law in September 2009. She previously taught at the School of Law, King's College London and the University of Leicester. She was a legislative draftsman and State Counsel at the Attorney-General's Chambers in Singapore prior to joining academia. She read law at the National University of Singapore and the University of Cambridge. She completed her doctorate at the University of Leicester.