Richard Pennington

Senior Lecturer in Accounting

Module Leader for 289ACC, M14EFA and M33HRM
EFA Internship Tutor

School of Ecomonics, Finance and Accounting
Coventry Business School
Faculty of Business and Law 

Email: 
ab4508@coventry.ac.uk

Biography

I trained as a Management Accountant while working for HM Customs and Excise, one of the UK tax authorities, in the 1990s. I provided specialist professional advice support to tax audit teams working in the North and Midlands of England before moving into financial management with a large Registered Social Landlord.

I subsequently moved into Professional Education with one of the UK’s Accountancy institutes and joined Coventry University in 2013.

Qualifications
  • Associate Member Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (ACMA, GCMA)
  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Professional Practice (PGCHE), Coventry University, 2014.
  • Accounting and Finance MSc, De Montfort University, 2016.
Research interests

Currently researching investment returns in firms displaying high commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility.

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Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Accountancy BA (Hons)
  • Accounting and Finance BA (Hons)
  • Business Administration BA (Hons)
  • Business Management BA (Hons)
  • International Business Management BA (Hons)

In addition to this, I am the Link Tutor for Undergraduate Degree in Accounting and Finance at Pole Universitaire Leonard de Vinci, Paris, France.

Postgraduate

  • International Business MSc
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Managing and Leading People
Areas of expertise
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
Coventry University No.1 Modern University No.1 Modern University in the Midlands
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021