Corpo docenti

PhD in Accounting and Finance

Associate Professor
Financial Reporting and Audit
Campus : London


Seraina C. Anagnostopoulou is an Associate Professor of Accounting at ESCP Europe. She undertook doctoral studies on a scholarship at the Cass Business School, City University, London, UK, from which she obtained a Ph.D. in Accounting in 2007. She is also a CFA Charterholder. She further holds an M.Sc. in International Securities, Investment and Banking from the ICMA Centre, University of Reading (2002), and she graduated from the Athens University of Economics and Business with a B.A. in Economics in 2001. Before joining ESCP Europe, she held academic positions at the Henley Business School, University of Reading, and the Athens University of Economics and Business, while she was an academic visitor at the Queen Mary University of London during 2015-2016. She has extensive teaching experience in financial and management accounting at undergraduate and postgraduate levels since 2005, and she is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (HEA) of the UK.


Her research focuses on accounting quality and earnings management, market-based accounting research and financial statements analysis, the economic consequences of IFRS adoption, and R&D-related valuation issues, and has been presented at numerous academic conferences. Her publications have appeared in Accounting and Business Research, the International Journal of Accounting, the Journal of Financial Services Research, the British Accounting Review, the Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money, the International Review of Financial Analysis, and the Journal of International Financial Management and Accounting, among other journals. She regularly serves as an ad hoc reviewer for several academic journals, and has been a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Accounting since 2010. She is a member of the European Accounting Association, the American Accounting Association, and the CFA Institute.