Frontiers Journal of Accounting and Business Research (FJABR)

Editorial Board Member

Frontiers Journal of Accounting and Business Research (FJABR) is an open access academic and professional journal affiliated to the FM Publishers. The Editorial Board of the FJABR have complete control over the editorial content of the Journal and the Journal is currently published twice in a year.

FJABR encourages theoretical and empirical research in the field of Accounting and Business Research. All the manuscripts submitted for publication are subjected to a thorough double blind peer review process. Individuals that are keen in joining the Editorial Board should contact the Editorial office.

Dr. Essia Ries Ahmed (Editor in Chief)

Teaching Fellow, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Graduate School of Business, Malaysia.

Dr. Essia Ries Ahmed Currently working as a teaching in Uneversiti Sains Malaysian (USM). He is instructor (trainer) in training program prepared by International Center for Training and Development (ICTD) in Kuala Lumpur. He is Auditor and a member of Iraq Institute of Accountants. Dr Essia Ries received his bachelor’s degree majoring in commercial science from Baghdad College of economic Science University, master’s degree in Accounting from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). He received his PhD from University Malaysia Perlis (UniMap). Dr Essia primary research interests concern financial reporting, and accounting and Islamic finance. He has published articles in Journal of Accounting and Business and journal of Islamic accounting and business research. And proceedings and presented papers at both national and international conferences. Dr Essia Ries Ahmed is the reviewer and member of editorial board in several Journals.

Ahdi Hassan (Editor in Chief)

Founder/Director of Plcorpora, Islamabad, Pakistan Email :

During the past seven years, his experience has been concentrated in the research and editing with different international research journals.  During his three years as Sub Editor, trainer, researcher, editor, teacher, scientific committee member, organizing committee member, and promoting conferences and journals.

He has given contribution with the major roles such as using modern and scientific techniques to work with sounds and meanings of words, studying the relationship between the written and spoken formats of various Asian/European languages, developing the artificial languages in coherence with modern English language, and scientifically approaching the various ancient written material to trace its origin. His areas of expertise within such field are applied linguistics, Management Information system, Business and Economics Education, Business Research, Management. He is serving as an editor/reviewer in more than 100 international journals which are indexed in ssci/sci/scie/scopus.

Dr. Tariq Tawfeeq Yousif Alabdullah (Co-Editor in Chief)

University of Basrah, Iraq.

Dr. Tariq Tawfeeq Yousif Alabdullah holds a PhD in Accounting (2015) from Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). He is currently a Lecturer in Accounting in Accounting Department in the College of Administration and Economics at the University of Basrah, Iraq. His research interests are mainly in the areas of Accounting, Management, and corporate governance. Dr. Tariq is one of the Advisory Board Members in Cambridge Scholars Publishing. He has published several papers (Scopus and ISI) in international journals and proceedings (23 papers), and also has presented 25 papers at several international conferences in USA, UK, Turkey, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, Austria, Malaysia, and Jordan. He is an editorial board member and regular reviewer in the editorial board for 53 International conferences and Journals. He is also a corporate governance expert for Virtus InterPress and Virtus Global Center of Corporate Governance. Dr. Alabdullah is a member in the conference technical committee in the 2018 7th International Conference on Industrial Technology and Management (ICITM 2018) will be held during March 7-9, 2018 at St Anne's College in Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom (IEEE conference). His profile in Google Scholar is:

Dr. Markina Iryna (Co-Editor in Chief)

Professor, Head of the Department of Management of the Poltava State Agrarian Academy, Poltava, Ukraine.

Dr. Markina Iryna completed her Ph.D. in Economic Sciences. She is Head of the Department of Management of the Poltava State Agrarian Academy, Poltava, Ukraine. • Professional achievements: Honored Worker of Education and Technology of Ukraine; • Academician of the Academy of Economic Sciences of Ukraine; • International Academy of Cooperatives (Moscow); • Member of the Expert Council on Management and Trade of the State Accreditation Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine; • Expert, licensing, accreditation and Nostrification the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine; • A member of the editorial boards of scientific journals, including foreign ones; • Member of the Council for defending candidate and doctoral theses; • Member of the Coordination Council for Regional Development and Entrepreneurship in the Poltava Regional State Administration; • Member of editorial board of foreign scientific publications • Member of the Scientific and Methodological Commission of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine in the specialty "Management" • Member of the specialized academic council of the Poltava State Agrarian Academy • Excellence in Education of Ukraine, awarded by the State sign "For scientific achievements", the awards of industrial and regional governments; • Personal qualities - excellent analytical skills, strong character, the ability to make responsible decisions, communication skills, creativity, responsibility, punctuality.

Vera Intanie Dewi (Editorial Board)

Faculty of Economics, Management Department, Parahyangan Catholic University, Indonesia.

Vera Intanie Dewi has over 14 years teaching, trainer and researcher experience in field of Management, particularly Financial Management, several researches and publications have been produced in the topics of Corporate Financial Analysis, Financial Literacy and Personal Finance. Through activities Community Service provide assistance and consultation for SMEs, She has extensive knowledge on the issue of Financial Management for shadow banking, financial literacy and financial management of SMEs (having experiences in financial services industry of bank Danamon & Amex Bank) and both macroeconomics and microeconomics condition in Indonesia, as she has been acted as advisor for local and central government. She working experience in both public and private sectors demonstrate her ability to work in a team environment, able to work under pressure, and managed to achieve targeted/expected outcome.

Dr. Bharti Wadhwa (Editorial Board)

Deputy Director, Symbiosis Centre for Management Studies, Noida, India.

• Handled National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) for SCMS, NOIDA. • Director of Internal Quality Assurance Cell ( IQAC ) of SCMS, NOIDA • Responsible for planning syllabus content and delivery the course through effective lesson planning. • Gathers information and prepares best study materials for the students. • Coordinates with teaching faculties in completing the course content in a timely manner. • Sets question papers, conducts weekly and monthly tests as well as maintain test result for final result students. • Member of Curriculum Development Committee in Symbiosis International University. • Head Women Cell, Symbiosis Centre for management Studies, NOIDA • Member in the Interview panel of the Institute. • Member in admission team. • Member in Anti ragging Committee of the SCMS. • Member of Steering Committee of International Conference on “CHANGING DYNAMICS IN THE GLOBAL VILLAGE” on January 5 and 6 2013. • Book edited named CHANGING DYNAMICS IN THE GLOBAL VILLAGE. • Editor of Journal of Management Research- SCMS NOIDA. • Editor of Journal of General Management Research. • Organized International Conference on “CHANGING DYNAMICS IN THE GLOBAL VILLAGE” on January 5 and 6 2013. • Convener of International Conference on “Emerging Trends in Global Management Practices – An Interdisciplinary Approach” on 7 and 8th March, 2014. • Convener of International Conference on “Creating Opportunities in Emerging Market- A Global Approach” on 13th and 14th February, 2015. • Member of Internal Purchase committee. • Member of Budget review committee. • Faculty Head of MBA Executive launched for ICSI Members by SCMS. • Faculty Head of Advanced Diploma in Business Management by SCMS.

Abdullah Najim Abd Aliwie Al Khanaifsawy (Editorial Board)

Instructor at Al Diwaniyah General Directorate of Education, Ministry of Education, Republic of Iraq.

Lecturer Abdullah Najim Abd Al Khanaifsawy is an instructor of the Ministry of Education, Republic of Iraq. Mr. Abdullah was adjunct cultural advisor and instructor in numerous School Houses in United States of America. He is currently a prominent editor and reviewer in numerous international journals indexed with Thomson Reuters and Scopus journals that are economically and linguistically oriented. Besides, Mr. Abdullah is a popular Iraqi Local Radio Shows presenter of Live Series of Lessons in Conversational English, as well as lessons on how to publish articles in proper rigorous journals. Mr. Abdullah’ s researches are mainly focused on pragmatics. His interests include accounting, humanities, and social studies, he has co-edited 8 books and has peer-reviewed more than 120 papers in American, Canadian, Spanish, and Malaysian international journals.

Dr. Qassim Mohammed Abdullah Al Baaj (Editorial Board)

University of Al Qadisiyah, College of Administration and Economics. Republic of Iraq.

Dr. Qassim Mohammed Abdullah Al Baaj is a leading professor at College of Administration and Economic, University of Al Qadisiyah, Republic of Iraq. Prof. Dr. Qassim Mohammed Abdullah Al Baaj has an PhD in accounting from Al Neelain University, Faculty of Commerce, Department of Accounting, Sudan. His Master’s degree was granted to him from the Post Graduate Institute for the Accounting and Financial Studies, University of Baghdad, College of Accounting, Department of Accounting. Prof. Dr. Qassim Mohammed Abdullah Al Baaj has published numerous rigorous articles related to Accounting and financial studies in journals abstracted with Scopus and Thomson Reuters, and other local ones. He also has peer-reviewed over 89 articles related to his major. Prof. Dr. Qassim Al Baaj has many remarkable participations in various practical and theoretical workshops over Iraq and other middle eastern Universities. Moreover, Dr. Qassim Al Baaj has supervised on many MA and PhD theses and dissertations various economic disciplines. Dr. Qassim’s main interests are Accounting, Taxes, Financial Studies, and Auditing. His main contributions in reviewing huge numbers of articles in economics has attracted our journal to invite as a respected editor.

Mannava Sumaja (Editorial Board)

Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Jinan Shihab Ahmed  (Editorial Board)

Assistant professor at University of Al-Qadisiyah, College of Administration and Economics, Department of business administration, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Iraq.

Assistant professor Jinan Shihab Ahmed holds an MA degree in business management (organizational behaviour) granted from University of Al Qadisiyah, College of Administration and Economics, specifically in organizational behaviour. Assistant professor Jinan Shihab Ahmed participated in numerous and remarkable workshops relent to administrations and managements. Besides, asst. prof. Jinan Shihab Ahmed has been award numerous certificates of participation related to teaching and guiding matters that aim to promote the educational and pedagogical issues at the College of Administration and Economics. Jinan’s main areas of interests are ‘Management, Organizational Behaviour, and miscellaneous disciplines relevant to Management.’

Dr. Manjunath B R (Editorial Board)

Associate Professor of Finance & Analytics, International School of Management Excellence (ISME), Karnataka, India.

Dr. Manjunath B R has overall 11 years’ experience, out of which 5 years of corporate experience in Investment Banking domain and 6 years of academic experience. He is expertized in the area of Applied Finance and his area of interest includes majorly Applied Finance and Analytics. He worked in the Philippines for JP Morgan Chase on Unit Unlisted Trust (UUT) migration project, Fidelity Business Services Pvt. Ltd. on Analytics and Data Services (ADS), Wipro-UBS as Corporate Action Specialist and Thomson Reuters as Research Trainee. He has been associated with many universities in India and abroad. He is also a Technical Consultant – Banking and Financial Service (BFS) for Ernst & Young (EY), involved in Leveraging ICT for Growth, Employment and Governance Project (LICT) initiated by Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) - Government of Bangladesh: Skill Development and training with reputed universities of Bangladesh. His last assignment was with Bapuji B Schools as an Assistant Professor of Finance, Davangere. He has presented and published 65 research papers and working papers at national - International level conferences. He taught courses like Security Analysis and Portfolio Management, Financial Derivatives, Investment Banking and Financial Services, Merges, Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring, Financial Management and Corporate Valuation. His research interest primarily lies in the area of application of Finance and Data Analytics.

Dr. Muhammad Said (Editorial Board)

Faculty of Economics and Business, SyarifHidayatullah State Islamic University Jakarta, Indonesia.

Dr. Muhammad SAID is a Professor in Islamic economics, banking and finance at the State Islamic University Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta. He is Director of Ph.D Program in Islamic banking and finance at the faculty of economics and business State Islamic University Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta Indonesia. Currently, he leads Institute for Shariah Economics and Techno-preneur Ganesha Jakarta. He is Visiting research at faculty of social science Khatolik Leuven Belgium (2015); academic visitor at the Rhine Wall university Germany (2016); University of East London (2017); In-Holland university Amsterdam (2018), Melbourne University Australia (2010); Ottawa University Canada (2011); Victoria university British Columbia (2012); Universitas Australia Selatan (UniSA), 2017. He also activley involve in the forum for International conferences such as Oxford university UK (2013); Missisauga Canada (2013); Sarawak University Malaysia (2013); Pathani Islamic university Thailand (2014); Alpensia Convetion Center Pyongyang South Korea (2014) etc. He also acts as the External Examiner for Ph.D thesis at Malaya University

Marwah Badr Zaya Yousif (Editorial Board)

Baghdad College of Economic Sciences University, Iraq.

Marwah Badr Zaya Yousif is a remarkable instructor and researcher at Baghdad College of Economic Sciences University. Marwah Badr Yusif teaches Bachelors students in management and other disciplines relevant to ‘Management’. Her prominent and valuable articles and researches are published in international. Local, and Scopus indexed journals. Marwah Badr Zaya Yousif participated in numerous local and international conferences as well as workshops that aim ti improve the capability of Iraq college students in management. Due to her outstanding scientific contributions in teaching and publishing articles related to management (Behavioral Organization, the current journal has chosen Marwah Badr Zaya Yousif   an active ‘Editorial Board Member’ to Frontiers Journal of Accounting and Business Research (FJABR).

Dr. Ebitsam Karim Abdullah (Editorial Board)

PhD instructor, College of Administration and Economics, Baghdad University, Iraq.

Dr. Ebitsam Karim Abdullah is a remarkable PhD instructor at Baghdad University, College of Administration and Economics. Her precise specialization is ‘Statistics/Applied Statistics’. Dr. Ebitsam Karim Abdullah participated in numerous training courses and workshops at her college that are related to the improvement of the department statistically. She also has numerous articles published in Iraqi local and international journals indexed with Scopus and Thomson Reuters. Based on her remarkable experience in Statistics, Frontiers Journal of Accounting and Business Research (FJABR) has chosen her as an active ‘editor’ to improve and review the articles submitted to the Frontiers Journal of Accounting and Business Research (FJABR) before publication.

Dr. Mohammad Noor Alam (Editorial Board)

Assistant Professor in Dhofar University, Salalah, Oman.

Dr. Mohammad Noor Alam is working as Assistant Professor in Department of Accounting, College of Commerce & Business Administration, Dhofar University, Salalah, Sultanate of Oman. He has also served as an Assistant Professor in King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia, Karwan University, Bakhtar University, Kabul and Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University, Jaipur, India. He has worked in lecturer and Asst. Professor Capacities since 2011 in some of the prestigious institutes of India, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Afghanistan. He has completed his Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University, India.  He has also completed his masters in commerce, Bachelors in commerce from Aligarh Muslim University. . He has also served as an Assistant Professor in King Abdul Aziz University, Saudi Arabia, Karwan University, Bakhtar University, Kabul and Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University, Jaipur, India.

He has more than six years of research and teaching experience. He has published more than ten research papers in reputed international and national journals and participated in several conferences, seminar and workshops.

Dr. Mohannad Al Shbail (Editorial Board)

Faculty of Finance and Business Administration, Accounting Department, AL al-Bayt University, Jordan.

An accomplished academic with several years of experience in lecturing, training and research across the Jordanian Universities. I am working now at Al-Albayt University as an assistant professor. I have a wide exposure to different research problems, a proven understanding of Behavioural Accounting issues and a good research track record in the fields of internal and external auditing. I am working on research projects involving external collaborators from the industry and other universities. I have a strong interest in consulting, training and other activities to serve the society and community.I have been involved in teaching Accounting subjects at the undergraduate level and mentoring and coaching students.