The following is a list of my educational achievements. While researching, I also audited a number of courses to develop my knowledge and skills in finance and data analysis.

2013 – 2016 Doctorate of Philosophy, Department of Accountancy & Finance, University of Otago, Dunedin, NZ.
• • Following the relocation of my supervisor, I transferred my PhD to begin researching full-time to the University of Otago. I was supervised by: Dr. Ivan Diaz-Rainey, Associate Prof. Inguruwatt Premachandra and Prof. George Benwell. During my PhD I audited the following courses: Level 400 – Studies in Capital Markets (2013) and Level 100 – Business Mathematics (2013).

2009 – 2010 Masters of Science in International Accounting & Financial Management, Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia, UK.
• Awarded MSc with distinction
2006 – 2009 Bachelor’s Degree (with honours) in Psychosocial Sciences, School of Psychology and Social Work, University of East Anglia, UK.