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Professor Emmanuel Adegbite

Professor Emmanuel Adegbite

Professor Emmanuel Adegbite

Professor of Governance and Management


  • Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy, Durham University, UK
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), CASS Business School, City, University of London, UK
  • Master of Science, Birmingham Business School, University of Birmingham, UK
  • Bachelor of Science, Olabisi Onanbanjo University, Nigeria

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Emmanuel Adegbite is a visiting Professor of  Governance and Management. His widely cited research on corporate governance, corporate social responsibility and corporate finance, has been published in world leading academic and professional outlets. His research has received prestigious awards, and in collaboration with others, has secured close to £500,000 in funding. Emmanuel works closely with businesses, NGOs and governments in promoting corporate accountability, especially in emerging and developing economies.

Research Interests

Strategies for good corporate governance; board performance and appraisal; corporate governance regulation; corporate social responsibility, as a governance framework; corporate governance and sustainability; Africapitalism