Aurelio Gurrea-Martínez is an Assistant Professor of Law and Head of the Singapore Global Restructuring Initiative at Singapore Management University. He is also a member of the Academic Steering Committee at INSOL International, director of the Ibero-American Institute for Law and Finance, and co-chair of the SMU-3CL Cambridge Roundtable on Corporate Insolvency Law. He has taught, studied or conducted research at several institutions in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia and Latin America, including Harvard Law School, Yale Law School, Columbia Law School, Stanford University, and the University of Oxford. He has been invited to present his academic work before various regulators, governmental agencies and international organizations, including the Monetary Authority of Singapore, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the International Organization of Securities Commissions, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the Australian Department of the Treasury, and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. His research interest lies in the intersection of law and finance, with particular emphasis on corporate governance, financial regulation, corporate finance, and corporate insolvency law, and how legal and institutional reforms may promote entrepreneurship, innovation, access to finance and economic growth.