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Qualifications

Fellow of Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
Fellow of Higher Education Academy

Experience

School of Accounting and Finance since 2005; previously at Leeds Metropolitan University and Sheffield Hallam University. Before academia trained with Bevan & Buckland Chartered Accountants in Swansea and worked for PriceWaterhouseCoopers in Leeds.

Responsibilities

Academic manager – Accounting & finance – Treforest campus. Module leader on various auditing and financial reporting modules – undergraduate, post graduate and professional.

Publications

“Student perceptions of work-based training and examination-based learning relating to the professional competence of auditors and the impact of regulatory changes on audit training in the UK” Accounting Education: An International Journal Vol. 20, No.2. 2011,
Co-author of various editions of two textbooks for the Institute of Financial services/Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIOB)- “Accountancy” and “Financial Reporting Analysis and Planning”. (ISBN 0-85297-360-8 and 0-85297-532-5)
Co-authored the paper with the Malaysian Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN) Journal Audit Committee Resources, Appointment and Future Scope: Some Evidence from Malaysia (2006)
Co-author Professional Oversight Board – Report on Practical Training for Auditors (2008)

External

External examiner East African Institute of Bankers Accounting and Financial Reporting papers; Napier University; Member of ACCA’s computer based objective testing examinations team.

Consultancy

Consultant for DelPHE Training the Trainers programme on Forensic Accounting for University of Dar es Salaam Tanzania. Previous consultancy project for Professional Oversight Board into auditor training.Previous consultancy work undertaken for ACCA, British Council Know How Fund in Russia and Czech Invest.

Research

Corporate governance; sports finance and auditor training.

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