Yile commenced the PhD program in the Department of Accounting in 2019. He holds a Bachelor of Arts (Journalism) from Tsinghua University and a Master of Management (Accounting) from the University of Melbourne. Prior to joining the PhD program, Yile worked as an auditor at PwC and a CSR consultant at Bayer.
Yile was awarded the Tsinghua Merit Based Scholarship in 2013 at Tsinghua University and the International Graduate Merit Scholarship in 2015-2017 at the University of Melbourne. He was put on the Dean's Honours List in 2017.
- Environmental disclosure and climate risk;
- ESG investment;
- Sustainability accounting and reporting