Dr Mohamed Saeudy
Dr Mohamed Saeudy is the Director of Research Centre for Contemporary Accounting, Finance and Economics (Res CAFE), PRME lead and the head of PG accounting, finance, and economics at the University of Bedfordshire, UK. He holds a PhD in Finance (Cairo University) and PhD in Accounting (University of Dundee). Professionally, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant and Senior Fellow of Advance HE, UK. Prior to joining the University of Bedfordshire, he worked as a senior academic lead at Aberystwyth University, Keele University and the University of Derby. In addition, he worked as a senior bank manager in London and Egypt with extensive experience in investment, money laundering and capital markets.
His research interest focuses on how business organizations use innovative accounting and finance tools to manage the contemporary challenges of sustainable development. It involves the ambition to develop organizational lenses to explore how sustainability may allow or help organizations to improve their triple bottom line impact. He argues the possibility to create innovative social and environmental impact from the economic activities of business organizations.
He designed different courses to help students to learn how to use accounting and finance tools to manage the contemporary challenges of sustainable development such as climate change, modern slavery, UN SDGs, human rights and ecological biodiversity. He develops social media tools e.g. blogs to help students to explore how business organizations could make business opportunities and profit from considering social and environmental activities.
He also developed innovative academic courses on DBA, Green Accounting, Sustainable Finance and Financial Entrepreneurship. These courses covered many contemporary topics ranging from corporate governance to sustainable business strategies and policies. In addition, Dr Saeudy provides professional consultancies for many business organizations in the UK and overseas in the field of sustainable business solutions, entrepreneurial finance, green finance, risk management and virtual business innovation.
Mohamed joined the TLA Committee as a co-opted member in May 2022.