Dr. Ahmed A. ElMasry

Dr. ElMasry is an Associate Professor of Finance at Plymouth Business School, UK. He has been working in academia for about 30 years in various universities in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Malta, Singapore, France and the UK. His teaching interests are: corporate finance, financial management, portfolio management, investment and valuation, quantitative financial modelling, financial analysis, shipping finance, research methods and international finance.

He has published more than 40 peer reviewed articles in international journals. His research interests are: risk management, stock market behaviour, banking efficiency, forecasting oil and stock prices, capital structure, credit ratings, dividend policy, M&As, m-banking, Islamic banking & finance, financial reporting, CSR and corporate governance.

DrElmasry is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of International Business and Finance and is a member of editorial boards and reviewers for several international journals. He is affiliated/visiting professor of finance at Grenoble Graduate School of Business, France and Mansoura University Faculty of Commerce, Egypt.

Currently DrElmasry is a member in many international associations such as the American Finance Association, Financial Management Association, European Financial Management Association, and British Accounting & Finance Association. Finally, he is a Fellow at the British Academy of Higher Education since 2006.