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Thomas A. Myers
Thomas A. Myers is a certified public accountant and financial investigator, and the president and CEO of China Trade Institute, an affiliate of T. A. Myers & Co. Thomas is a prolific author, frequent lecturer, and an accomplished expert witness in U.S. litigation matters. As a highly sought-after instructor, he has developed and taught many courses for federal banking regulatory agencies on bank fraud, fraudulent conveyances, problem asset identification and analysis, financial statement manipulation, loan syndications and securitizations, and racketeer influenced and corrupt organizations (RICO) for various law enforcement entities including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Secret Service and the Department of Justice.
Through IISD, Thomas has assisted the Development Research Center of the State Council, China in developing a position paper on financial sector reform. He is senior advisor to the Center for North American Studies at the Institute of Regional Studies, University of International Business and Economics, and he has collaborated with experts from the China Banking Regulatory Commission, the China Securities Regulatory Commission, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission and the People's Bank of China on China financial reform. Thomas has a respected profile in the global Islamic financial community and is a frequent collaborator on China/Arab economic relations.
- Interconnections between Islamic Finance and Sustainable FinanceThe recent collapse of global financial markets highlighted the pervasive weaknesses of the existing international capital markets and suggested...