Mr Gerald Opiah

Job: PhD student

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester De Montfort Law School

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

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Personal profile

Gerald Opiah graduated from Cardiff University with a Law(LLB) degree in 2017. He obtained his Masters degree in International Business Law (LLM) from the University of Salford. Gerald is a current law doctoral researcher at De Montfort University, with a focus on Corporate Law enforcement. He is an instrumental part of the Centre for Collaborative Social Reform, a project and advocacy organisation focused on community development in Nigeria. His areas of expertise include: corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, sustainable development.

Research group affiliations

The Institute for Evidence-Based Law Reform (IELR)

Research interests/expertise

Corporate Governance, sustainable development, Corporate Social Responsibility, human rights.


Law (LLB) Law (LLM)

PhD project


A Critical Perspective on the Enforcement of Corporate Social Responsibility in Developing Countries: Case Study of the Nigerian Oil Industry.

Name of supervisor(s)