Staff profile

Thomas Adeyemi

Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance



College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Research centre

Centre for Business Improvement



I am a Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Finance. I joined the University of Derby in 2018 after over 26 years in practice, professional training and industry as a Chartered Accountant.

Teaching responsibilities

I currently lead and teach the following modules:



I have also taught the following modules:

Research interests

Research areas include Corporate Governance, Corporate Finance, Financial Management, Financial markets and Instruments.

Membership of professional bodies


Experience in industry

I have over 28 years of multinational and multi-level experience covering academia, Audit, Professional Training, as well as working for household named multinational corporations such as Supasteel Ltd, Peugeot Citroen Automobile, Jewson, Volvo Group, Lear Corporation, Milward Brown, GKN Plc, Interserve PLC and Rexel UK Ltd. I functioned in various capacities such as Audit Senior, Chief Accountant, Financial/Reporting Accountant, Management Accountant, Finance Manager and Operational Finance Controller, driving growth and timely Financial Reporting, Analysis and Management.