Staff Profiles: Acheampong Charles Afriyie

Acheampong Charles Afriyie

Staff Profile: Acheampong Charles Afriyie
Academic Course Leader: Accounting and Finance (Undergraduate)

Acheampong Charles Afriyie

Acheampong Charles Afriyie

Academic Course Leader: Accounting and Finance (Undergraduate)

Accounting, Finance and Law

Charles is actively researching, teaching and providing consultancy services in finance. He provides cutting-edge knowledge and competences to students and clients.

Biography

Academic and professional qualifications in accounting and finance provided early career opportunities in finance related consultancy projects. The nature of these projects varied from adoption of the adoption of accounting standards and embedding financial risk management practices to training accountants in practice.

Being at the forefront of developments in finance and performance management marks his current teaching, research and consultancy activities.

Qualifications

Award Title Institution Date
BSc Administration (Accounting Option) University of Ghana 1999
MSc Accounting with Finance London Southbank University 2006
PGCert Research Methods University of Gloucestershire 2014
ACCA Chartered Certified Accountants ACCA 2003

Awards

Nominated for Most Inspiring Lecturer in Student-Led Teaching Awards 2014

Nominated for Most Engaging Module (AC6030) in Student-Led Teaching Awards 2014

 

Membership of professional bodies

Association Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)

Teaching and research

Teaching

I teach finance and management accounting modules at the undergraduate level.

I specialise in teaching corporate finance, risk management and decision making modules at postgraduate level.

Level

Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Research

My research interests are in corporate valuations, performance management and financial risk management. I supervise projects using both quantitative and qualitative research approaches.

External responsibilities

Assessor in performance management for a UK based global professional accountancy body.

Assessor for a global MBA programme.