Prof. Nassr Saleh Mohamad Ahmad
Former Finance Minister, Prof. Nassr Ahmad is currently a Professor in Accounting at the Open University, Tripoli, Libya. He has held teaching experience at GU (Libya), Libyan Academy (Libya), Al-Zawia University (Libya), National Institute of Management (Libya), College of Applied Financial and Management Sciences (Libya) and Sultan Qaboos University (Oman). He has taught various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Financial Accounting, Social Accounting, Management Accounting, Islamic Accounting and Auditing Theory, Advanced Issues in Accounting and Research Methodology. He is a member of the editorial board and ad-hoc reviewer of various academic journals, including Business School Journal (Libyan Academy), GU Journal, Afro-Asian Journal of Finance and Accounting, World Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development, SA Journal of Accounting Research (Cap Town University), Planning Journal, and Journal of International Business and Economic Affairs (Teesside University). He has got the Outstanding Reviewer for World Journal of Entrepreneurship, Management and Sustainable Development in the Emerald Literati Network 2015 Awards for Excellence. He has published around fifty research papers in local and international academic journals. He has as well published four textbooks name: Auditing Theory, Management Accounting, ABC costing system and Salary and Social Security Accounting. He has successfully supervised numerous MSc Dissertations and four PhD students at Damascus University (Syria) and Griffith University, (Australia). He is a member of numerous local and international professional committees such as Libya Accounting and Auditing Association (LAAA), Libyan Islamic Financial Association (LIFA), World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD), Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI), The Society of Interdisciplinary Business Research (SIBR), and Quality Assurance and Accreditation at the Arabic Universities Union, Institute of Financial Accountants and Institute of Public Accountants. He has an excellent professional experience. He hold high level positions such as: Deputy Director of National Investment Company, Chairman of Al-Ahlia Cement Company, Vice-Chairman of Supreme Sharia Supervisory Committee of Takaful Insurance Companies, Vice-Chairman of Sharia Supervisory Committee of Al-Ajmma Al-Araibe Bank , Chairman of Insurance Supervision Authority and General Manger of Agricultural Bank.