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Yuxia (Sarine) Zou

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Yuxia (Sarine) Zou.

PhD Candidate

BA&BBM(Dual) (Guangdong University of Foreign Studies), BCom (Hons) (University of Queensland), MPhil (University of Cambridge)


Yuxia (Sarine) Zou is a PhD candidate in Accounting at Judge Business School and a Benavitch Scholar at St Catharine’s College, University of Cambridge. Yuxia is passionate about promoting responsible and sustainable business by means of accounting. She is currently researching on how organisations measure, manage and report their environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.

Prior to joining the PhD programme, Yuxia earned a MPhil (Finance) from University of Cambridge, a BCom (Hon I) with a University Medal and a Future Leader Prize from University of Queensland, a BA (English) and BBM (International Business) with a Best Thesis Awardfrom Guangdong University of Foreign Studies.

Yuxia has been teaching undergraduate and postgraduate accounting and finance since 2016. She had industry experience in international trade as well as financial consulting.

In 2020, Yuxia joined the PhD Graduate Programme at United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Investment to research on disclosures of responsible investment.

Research interests

Corporate governance; capital markets; performance measurement; corporate social responsibility (CSR); responsible investment; textual analysis; natural language processing (NLP).

Yuxia (Sarine) Zou is a member of the Accounting subject group.

Contact details

Yuxia (Sarine) Zou
Cambridge Judge Business School
University of Cambridge
Trumpington Street
Cambridge CB2 1AG

[email protected]

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Year of entry



Professor Alan Jagolinzer