Geofry holds a PhD in Finance, a Masters in Research (MRes), an MSc in Finance and Accounting, BSc in Economics and he is a fellow of Higher Education Academy (FHEA).
Before joining MMU, Geofry has undertaken undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research in accounting and finance across UK universities, namely University of Buckingham, Staffordshire University, Open University, Liverpool Hope University ,Coventry University and University of Northampton.
English, French and Pidgin English.
Teaching & Research Supervision
Why study ?
Geofry currently teaches at post graduate level including unit leadership in Corporate Finance, Financial Risk Management and Masters level learning.
Postgraduate supervision (completed/in progress)
Geofry is currently the director of studies and first supervisor to two PhD students
Research Expertise, Publications & Grants
Geofry has developed a world class research profile in corporate governance and firm financing in emerging economies. Accordingly, he has developed a multi-disciplinary perspective in accounting and finance research, which includes insights from international business, leadership, law and sociology. Variants of his works has been published in international recognized and highly ranked journals including Journal of World Business (ABS 4*), Journal of Business Research (ABS 3*), Managerial Auditing Journal (ABS 2*) and Research in International Business and Finance (ABS 2*). His research has been presented and published in internationally referred conference proceedings, including Academy of Management Conference 2017 and 2018 (USA) and African Accounting and Finance Association Conference 2015 and 2018
GNA. Areneke (2018). The Impact of Female Directorship on Ethical Governance Disclosure Practices in an Emerging Economy. In: Academy of Management Proceedings. Chicago, pp.13500-13500.
GNA. Areneke, D. Kimani, F. Yusuf, D. Kodwani, H. Viney (2017). Global Diffusion of Anglo-American Governance:Evaluating Responses Across Three Emerging Economies. In: Academy of Management Proceedings. Atlanta, pp.10931-10931.
Expert reviewer for journals and publishers
Geofry is an expert reviewer in Mangerial Auditing Journal and Academy of Managament conference.