Staff Profile

Rashita Puthiya CA FHEA

Biography

Rashita holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Mahatma Ghandi University (Kerala), and is an Associate Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has been in the field of education since 2011.

Her learning and teaching interests include Advanced Financial Reporting Covering IFRS, Business Finance, and Applied Corporate Finance and Valuation.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India
Membership of Professional Bodies
  • Associate Chartered Accountant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
  • Diploma IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards), ACCA, UK
  • Certified IFRS, ICAI

Research

Rashita’s research interests include the application of IFRS, equity valuation, financial markets, and Islamic financing.

Publications
  • Majumdar, S. and Puthiya, R. (2021). Role of signaling in issuance of Sukuk versus conventional bonds – An empirical analysis of the bond market in the UAE, International Journal of Islamic and Middle Eastern Finance and Management. doi:10.1108/IMEFM-02-2020-0093
  • Majumdar, S., Puthiya, R. and Bendarkar, N. (2021). Application of multi-criteria decision analysis for investment strategies in the Indian equity market. Investment Management and Financial Innovations, [online] 18(3), pp.40–51.
Conference presentations
  • Conference presenter at the ERPBSS 2020, Middlesex University, Dubai
  • Conference presenter on the topic –Selecting and Assessing E-Learning tools at the Gulf Cooperative Education Society Conference, March 2021.
  • Conference presenter on the topic –E-Learning Modes at Middlesex Dubai Teaching and Learning Conference, June 2021.

Faculty Members

Pallavi Kishore FCCA UAECA SFHEA
Pallavi Kishore FCCA UAECA SFHEA
Senior Lecturer, Campus Programme Coordinator - Undergraduate and Postgraduate Accounting and Finance
Dr Vijaya Kumar
Dr Vijaya Kumar
Senior Lecturer
Mariam Aslam MSc FHEA
Mariam Aslam MSc FHEA
Senior Lecturer
Dr Athanasia Kalaitzi
Dr Athanasia Kalaitzi
Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Finance & Economics