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I am a Teaching Fellow in teh Accounting and Financial Management subject area. I have taught part time at the university since 2010.

My key areas of expertise are accounting, finance and general business. I have taught a range of subjects and my teaching is currently focused on international financial management and business accounting.

I also work in the area of investments and financial advice, helping my clients identify their financial planning solutions they need to reach their objectives. I am a member of the Personal Finance Society and the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment.

I have lived and worked in several countries, gaining different perspectives on life and business that inform and benefit my teaching.


I gained my first degree in economics, psychology and human movements studies at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa finishing with a BA(HMS). I then completed an MBA from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.

I have been based in the UK since 2005, before which I lived and worked in Canada and South Africa.

Parallel to my teaching career at the university I am a client-facing Chartered Financial Planner at Tavistock Private Client Ltd., where I have been part of the team since 2017. The firm provides financial advice and manages investment portfolios. I have severeal roles in the area of financial planning, private equity and management consulting in the course of my career.

Teaching Responsibilities

I teach on the International Financial Management, Business Accounting, and Financial Investment Project modules.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy


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