Specialization : Financial Accounting
Magdi El-Bannany obtained his PhD from Liverpool Business School in the UK. He is a Professor and Dean of College of Business Administration at Umm Al Quwain University in UAE. He is a Professor at Ain Shams University in Egypt. He was a Research Fellow at Liverpool Business School in the UK for ten years. He was an associate professor and a Chair of the Department of Accounting at University of Sharjah in the UAE for thirteen years. He was a senior faculty member at Majan University College in Sultanate of Oman and the American university of RAK in the UAE. He is a Fellow of the association Chartered Certified Accountants in the UK and a Chartered Accountant in the UAE. He has more than thirty years’ experience as a practicing chartered Accountant in Egypt, the UK and the UAE. He has more than fifty published papers in internationally indexed journals i.e. Scopus indexed Journals and conferences. His teaching and research interests include auditing, financial reporting quality, intellectual capital, social responsibility, bank profitability, earnings management, firm performance and corporate governance.