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Dr Ahmed Elamer

Dr Ahmed Elamer
Senior Lecturer in Accounting


Dr Ahmed Elamer joined Brunel University London as a Senior Lecturer in Accounting in April 2019.

Prior to joining Brunel Business School, Ahmed worked at Bradford University School of Management and the University of The West of Scotland, UK. He graduated from Mansoura University, with a BSc degree in Accounting (with First Class Honours). He holds an MSc in Accounting from Mansoura University and has completed his PhD in Accounting from the University of Huddersfield with a particular focus on Risk Disclosures, Multi-Level Governance, Credit Ratings, and Bank Performance.

Ahmed has published extensively in a number of internationally recognised journals, such as the Accounting Forum, Journal of Business Ethics, Business & SocietyBusiness Strategy and the Environment, International Journal of Finance and Economics, Expert Systems with Applications, International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, Journal of Cleaner Production, Sustainability Accounting, Management and Policy Journal, amongst others.

Ahmed has presented his work at a number of national and international academic conferences, workshops, and seminars. Ahmed’s research interests are in the areas of Narrative Disclosure, Risk Governance, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), Social and Environmental Accounting, Earnings Management, and Corporate Governance Mechanisms.

Dr Ahmed Elamer is a member of the Accounting and Auditing Research Group at Brunel University London.


  • BSc (Accounting) with honours, from Mansoura University, Egypt
  • MSc (Accounting), from Mansoura University, Egypt
  • PhD (Accounting: Empirical essays on risk disclosures, multi-level governance, credit ratings, and bank value: evidence from MENA banks) from the University of Huddersfield, UK
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in the UK


BBS Research Seminar Coordinator

Newest selected publications

Khatib, SFA., Abdullah, DF., Elamer, A. and Abueid, R. (2020) 'Nudging toward diversity in the boardroom: A systematic literature review of board diversity of financial institutions'. Business Strategy and the Environment. ISSN: 0964-4733 Open Access Link

Journal article

Atia, NG., Bassily, MA. and Elamer, A. (2020) 'Do life-cycle costing and assessment integration support decision-making towards sustainable development?'. Journal of Cleaner Production, 267. pp. 1 - 45. ISSN: 0959-6526 Open Access Link

Journal article

AlHares, A., Elamer, A., Alshbili, I. and Moustafa, MW. (2020) 'Board Structure and Corporate R&D Intensity: Evidence from Forbes Global 2000'. International Journal of Accounting and Information Management, 28 (3). pp. 1 - 25. ISSN: 1018-368X Open Access Link

Journal article

Warmate, Z., Eldaly, MK. and Elamer, AA. (2020) 'Offering Flexible Working Opportunities to People with Mental Disabilities: The Missing Link between Sustainable Development Goals and Financial Implications'. .

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Adhikariparajul, M., Hassan, A., Fletcher, M. and Elamer, A. (2020) 'Integrated Reporting in Higher Education: Insights from Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales'. Social Responsibility Journal, ahead-of-print (ahead-of-print). ISSN: 1747-1117 Open Access Link

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