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Mrs Rachel English

Job: Senior Lecturer

School/department: Faculty of Business and Law

Address: Hugh Aston Building, De Montfort University

T: +44 (0)116 2551551 EXT: 6826




Personal profile

Rachel trained with Delotte & Touche within their business services group and specialised in agricultural accounting. She then became a project accountant with Triumph Motorcycles Limited, covering a number of projects i.e intrastat in the UK, France, Germany and Sweden. Importing and exporting of goods in and outside Europe, investigating preferential schemes within the global market. The experience has influenced her research interests of the role of EU preferential tariffs when importing/exporting to non-EC countries.

Areas of teaching


ACFI 5056 Global Supply Chain and Management


ACFI 2421 Accounting Standards and Theory

ACFI 3217 International Accounting Developments

ACFI 3210 International Public Sector Accounting

ACFI 3423 Corporate Governance and Substainability


Master Degree Supervision  Rachel as supervised up to 2016 22 MSc’s.

Membership of professional associations and societies

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy        

P G Certificate                                                  

MSc Accounting and Finance                           

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants Practice Certificate                                         

Fellow of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants                                                        

Fellow Member of the Association of Accounting Technicians

Professional licences and certificates

ACCA Practice Certificates

Conference attendance

Presented a paper at the faculty research conference September 2015 and 2016.

Chaired a seminar at the faculty research conference September 2015.

Presented a paper at the CROG conference September 2011.

Attended the 5th Brunel Accounting Symposium in June 2015 and June 2016.

Attended ICAW 2 day conference at Chartered House, London, registered again for December 2017.


Completed the Research Supervision course in June 2014 and is currently valid.


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