Arman Farakish

Senior Lecturer


A qualified Prince II practitioner, Arman has worked on and managed a variety of business projects with both profit and not for profit organisations in different sectors, principally in publishing, audio-visual media and IT.  Arman has twenty years of experience in teaching on a range of business accounting and finance subjects in a number of universities as well as ACCA and CIMA professional qualifications, both in the UK and abroad including Trinidad & Tobago, Croatia, Russia and Pakistan. 

Arman is a member of Coventry University London’s Academic Board, and the Academic Conduct Working Group


  • 1986 Brunel University: MSc in Non-Destructive-Testing (Applied Physics)
  • 1982 Oxford Brooks: BSc Engineering

Professional and Industry Memberships

  • 2017 Higher Education Academy – Senior Fellowship (SFHEA)
  • 2017 APMG International - PRINCE II Practitioner

Research and Consultancy

Arman’s research interests are in the areas of innovation and of the financial aspects of development and implementation of information systems/applications in business organisation projects.

Arman Farakish

Teaching Areas

  • Business Accounting
  • Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • International Corporate Reporting
  • International Accounting Perspectives
  • Final year project supervisor
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