Dr Monomita Nandy - Dr Monomita Nandy is a Reader in Accounting and Finance and Director of Internationalization at Brunel Business School, Brunel University London, U.K. She has completed her two PhDs from the University of Calcutta, India, and the University of Rome Torvergata, Italy. She worked as visiting research fellow at Lally Business School, New York and Radboud University, Holland. Before joining Brunel University, she taught at different universities in India and Surrey University, UK, where she got awarded for her innovative and technology-led teaching. She is interested in interdisciplinary research and technological advancement in emerging issues in Corporate Finance, Accounting and banking. Her research works are published in international peer-reviewed journals like IJFE, JBE, TIJA BSE and others. She is involved in editorial and review activities of international journals, and regularly she presents her research work at leading conferences in Business and Management. Her research evidence is valued by the UK parliament, Sustainability Board in India, St James Entrepreneur Club London, Small Business Charter in the UK, Chartered Institute of Taxation in England. Monomita conducts research of policy relevance and shares her research expertise by participating in the consultation initiated by the FRC, EU Commission, HMRC and her works draw attention from Media. She is the co-chair of the South-East group of the British Accounting and Finance Association. Her research attracts external funding, her university student-industry collaboration is appreciated by the London Chamber of Commerce and her research collaboration with local business is highly appreciated by business and local authority and her research generates a considerable amount of social aid that support the sustainable growth of the economy with a long-term socio-economic impact.