Assistant Professor of Accounting (on leave from London Business School)
B.Com (University of Melbourne) PhD (University of Michigan)
Dr. Emmanuel De George joined London Business School in 2013 as an Assistant Professor of Accounting after receiving his PhD from the University of Michigan. Before pursuing an academic career, he was an auditor with KPMG (Australia), where he gained experience auditing both listed and private companies, and their transition to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). Dr. De George’s research concentrates on the economic consequences of accounting regulation, in particular equity market contagion and systemic risk. Recently, he has authored research examining disclosure practices in the crypto-market and the potential need for regulation. His work has been published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Financial Economics, The Accounting Review, and Review of Accounting Studies. Dr. De George currently teaches in the MBA programme.