Matthew Bonnett

Matthew Bonnett

Dr Matthew Bonnett



Matthew trained as a chartered accountant in Worcester and after completing the ACCA qualification decided to move into academic accounting. After completing a doctorate degree at Lancaster University he was appointed Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Chinese University of Hong Kong where he served for five years. He returned to the UK in 2014 becoming Lecturer in Accounting at Edinburgh Napier.

He is SAL Quality Enhancement in The Business School and Programme Leader of the Accounting and Finance programmes in Hong Kong. He currently teaches in financial accounting, corporate finance and information systems courses in Edinburgh and Hong Kong.

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Fellowships and Awards

  • Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • Economic and Social Research Council Student Fellowship


Invited Speaker

  • AAA Annual Meeting: 2008, 2009, 2011
  • EAA Annual Meeting
  • University of North Carolina
  • JCAE Symposium
  • EAA Doctoral Colloquium: Portugal, April 2007



  • Journal of Business Finance and Accounting
  • British Accounting Review


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