Bijan qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG and worked as a senior auditor before joining the WBS in August 1994 as a Senior Lecturer in Accounting. For many years, he was directly involved with the management of the MBA programm. He is and has been an external examiner on a number of BA and MBA programmes.
MBA, University of Portsmouth
BA (Hons) in Accounting, University of Porstmouth
Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW)
Member of Securities & Investment Institute (CISI)
Member of Chartered Management Institute (CMI)
Consultancy and professional practice
Bijan has for many years been providing accounting, taxation and general business advice to small entities in the South of England on an ad-hoc basis.
Bijan teaches a wide range of subjects including management accounting, financial management, corporate finance, personal financial planning, and auditing at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.
For many years, Bijan delivered financial training sessions to senior managers as well as regularly teaching the finance module on the MBA and MA in International Business & Management degrees residential programs for the University of Salzburg Business Schools. He was also a visiting lecturer at the IHEC, University of Tunis.
His research interest is in investigating trends and anomalies in stock market indices. He has presented a number of papers at both national and international conferences.