Researcher biography

Dr. Jason West has over 25 years of both academic and industry experience. He holds a PhD in Quantitative Finance along with degrees in science, statistics and engineering. He has published 2 books and over 40 journal articles on the use of quantitative techniques for solving complex problems in agricultural economics and commodity price behaviour. Dr. West has worked in senior executive roles for a range of organisations including BHP Billiton, Commonwealth Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, KPMG and Suncorp. Dr. West is also an Australian Office of Learning and Teaching Fellow.