Mr Chizindu Wonu

Job: PhD student

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: N/A



Personal profile

Dedicated and committed researcher in the field of finance with a vast experience in teaching students at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level. Able to manage students expectation and enhance their learning experience via active engagement. I possess a good communication skills, leadership skills, ability to work alone and in a multi-disciplinary team. Currently an Associate Fellow of Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) and actively looking for a challenging lectureship position in Accounting and Finance.

Research interests/expertise

Foreign portfolio investment, Corporate finance, Econometrics

Areas of teaching

Financial Accounting; Management Accounting; Global Corporate Accounting; Accounting Standards and Theory; Corporate Finance; Business Finance; Decision Management; Business Mathematics (Quantitative techniques); Performance Measurement; Business Intelligence using Excel; Professional communications and Project Management.

Conference attendance

1. Learning and Teaching Conference 2021: The University of Tomorrow

2. Learning and Teaching Conference 2020: Student Engagement and Student Disengagement: Reasons, explanations and a way forward

3. British Accounting and Finance Association (BAFA) - 2019

PhD project


The impact of international equity portfolio diversification on financial development, country-level institutional quality, and cross-border mergers and acquisitions.


The purpose of this Thesis is to investigate the influence of foreign equity portfolio allocation on three main areas such as financial development, institutional quality and political stability and their implication for policy makers, researchers and central government.

Name of supervisor(s)

Dr Frank Kwabi