Accounting and Financial Management


Mr Michael O’Connor

  • Qualifications: LL.B. (Dub), MCC, FCA
  • Role Title: Senior Lecturer
  • Address: Richmond Building Portland Street Portsmouth PO1 3DE
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 239 284 4005
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  • Department: Accounting and Financial Management
  • Faculty: Portsmouth Business School


As a finance professional I have worked in indirect taxation with Andersen and KPMG in Ireland and completed a traineeship with the European Commission (DG Taxud). I have spent a decade in financial training with Griffith College Dublin while based in Russia and on regular visits to third level institutions in China. I have also worked as a contractor for international consultancies on behalf of public and private sector clients in Western Europe, West Africa, Russia, China and Central Asia. I speak English, French and Russian.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Unit co-ordinator financial management for non-accountants (level 5)
  • Unit co-ordinator advanced financial management for non-accountants (level 6)
  • Final year tutor (level 6) 


  • Funding strategies and transparency in microfinance institutions 

Research profile

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