Excelsia College

School of Business

Professor Ian Eddie | Head of Business | Excelsia College

Head of School of Business

Professor Ian Eddie

PhD
Contact Details

Telephone Number

02 9000 9604

Email

ian.eddie@excelsia.edu.au

Biographical details

Prior to commencing at Excelsia College Professor Eddie was the Vina Capital Professor of Private Equity at RMIT International University Vietnam. Previous to this appointment he was Professor of Accounting and Corporate Governance and Director of the Graduate College of Management at Southern Cross University, Professor of Accounting and Dean of the Faculty of Business and Government at the University of Canberra and Associate Professor and Head of the New England Business School at the University of New England.

PhD from The University of New England for research analyzing consolidation accounting practices in the Asia Pacific region. Master of Economics by research from The University of Sydney investigating asset valuation in imperfect markets. Bachelor of Economics Honours from The University of Sydney for research examining purchase and pooling accounting methods in business combinations.

Profile of Professor Ian Eddie

Education

PhD from The University of New England for research analyzing consolidation accounting practices in the Asia Pacific region. Master of Economics by research from The University of Sydney investigating asset valuation in imperfect markets. Bachelor of Economics Honours from The University of Sydney for research examining purchase and pooling accounting methods in business combinations.

Research interests

Corporate governance practices and regulation; director and board performance metrics; financial technology and innovation; financial analytics; venture capital and private equity finance; organizational leadership; corporate accounting and financial reporting; the development and application of financial innovations via startup business enterprises and their application in market, community and city ecosystems.

Current projects

Contemporary research projects include modelling the fintech ecosystem; evaluating the quality of fintech startup enterprises; digital banking; the application of fintech and blockchain solutions to enhance business and government organizational innovation and efficiency; fintech applications in venture capital and private equity funding; smart cities developments; equity financial markets; and corporate governance practices addressing cybersecurity risk.

Associations

Fellow of CPA Australia.

Selected publications

‘An Empirical Investigation of the Determinants of Firm Financial Performance’, Business and Economic Research, Vol.10, No.1, March 2020

‘The Nexus between Executive Remuneration and Firm Financial Performance: Lessons from ASX Listed Companies and Implications for their APEC Counterparts’, Asia Pacific Business Review, February 2020

‘New Financial Regulatory Philosophy: A paradigm shift in securities market supervision’, Corporate Ownership and Control (April 2020 forthcoming)

‘Developing a resilient securities market architecture’, Managerial Finance, (April 2020 forthcoming).

 

Conference Papers

‘Governance of smart cities technologies and innovation ecosystems: towards a regulatory conceptual framework’, World Cities Conference Singapore 2020