Dr Nnamdi Obiosa

Principal Lecturer

Professional Biography

Nnamdi Obiosa is a seasoned financial practitioner and lecturer with many years' experience gained through working in consultancy services and lecturing. As a consultant he has a rich vein of experience ranging from investment activities to financial markets and financing activities. He has been able to bring the knowledge gained in practice to bear in his teaching activities to good effect. He has continued to engage in wider professional partnership with professional colleagues in commerce and industry that are discipline-specific education, which helps him to remain current in his field.


  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Banking & Finance, ‘Multi-Objective Planning Model for Capital Resource Allocation in the Educational Sector of Anambra State’, Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Banking and Finance, University of Nigeria, 1993
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (PgCHE), University of Westminster, London 2011
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), Credit, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria 1989
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), First Class Honours, Accountancy, Rivers State University of Science & Technology Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. 1984.

Relevant Past Employment

  • 2012 – current, Ph.D. Supervisor; The London School of Commerce (LSC), Associate College of Cardiff Metropolitan University, London
  • 2006 - 2007, Visiting Lecturer London School of Business and Management, London
  • 2007 - 2008, Visiting Lecturer; University of East London
  • 2005 - 2008, Consultant; C & N Consults Limited, London
  • 1999 - 2004, Managing Partner; Konconsult & Co., Lagos, Nigeria
  • 1993 – 1996, Part Time Lecturer; University of Nigeria, Department of Banking and Finance, Enugu Campus, Nigeria


  • Co-author, Connect Master: Introductory Accounting (digital), McGraw-Hill Education, September 2017, ISBN 9780077185510
  • Dadang Prasetyo Jatmiko, Viktor Manahov and Nnamdi Obiosa (2016) “Investigating the determinants of dividend policy in emerging markets using a combination of exploratory variables”, Journal of Investment Management and Financial Innovations, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp. 10 - 17.
  • Dadang Prasetyo Jatmiko, Viktor Manahov and Nnamdi Obiosa; (2014), “Does capital market reaction to non-economic factors generate abnormal returns?” Journal of Investment Management and Financial Innovations, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp.66 – 76.
  • Nnamdi Obiosa; (2011), (Book review) ‘Corporate Finance European edition’ by Peter Moles, Robert Parrino, David S. Kidwell, WileyPLUS 2011

Research Supervision

PhD Research Supervision

Two completions

  • ‘The Impact of National and Global Macroeconomic Factors on Emerging Stock Market. A Multi-Statistical Analysis of the MINT Countries’
  • ‘A Test of Efficient Market Hypothesis and Return Predictability in the United Kingdom Stock Market’.

Ongoing PhD supervison

  • A Study to Investigate Factors Affecting Dividend Policy: Empirical Evidence from the Indonesian Stock Exchange.
  • Regional inequality in foreign direct investment flows to India: The Problem and the Prospects - Based on West Bengal.

Research Interests

  • Financial Markets
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Economics

Professional Affiliation(s)/Accreditation

  • Member, Institute of Consulting, 20 September 2007
  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy, 22 May 2012
  • Fellow, Chartered Management Institute, 9 October 2018
  • Senior Fellow, Higher Education Academy, 10 December 2018


External examiner to London School of Business and Management (LSBM) in Accounting and Finance from September 2008 to September 2011

Teaching & Course Development

Modules taught include;

  • Managerial Finance
  • Multinational Financial Management
  • Principals of Financial Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Management Accounting

Course Development

  • New Programme Development Leader - development and validation of Post Graduate Certificate in International Business and Finance.
  • Designed four core modules for UG programmes namely Managerial Finance, Wealth Management, Accounting & Finance and International Finance.
  • Led the development of the BSc Accounting and Finance programme, overseeing its validation, developed and wrote the module specifications for the following finance modules; - Business Finance, International Finance and Corporate Financial Management and Management Accounting.
  • Developed the students’ handbook for the programme; obtained accreditation from relevant professional bodies.
  • Panel Member, Validation Committee, MSc Oil and Gas Trade Management programme
  • Designed three core modules for the BAGM programme, namely managerial finance, wealth management and international finance modules and designed the accounting and finance core module with other colleagues


External examiner to London School of Business and Management (LSBM) in Accounting and Finance from September 2008 to September 2011