Ricardo Malagueno de Santana


  • 1.06e Thomas Paine Study Centre

Accepting PhD Students

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Personal profile


I joined the University of East Anglia in September 2015. My areas of interest are performance management and reporting, management accounting and control systems, SMEs productivity and growth, and accounting and business ethics. I have published my research in several journals such as European Accounting Review, Management Accounting Research, Journal of Business Ethics, Accounting and Business Research, Small Business Economics and Supply Chain Management. Before becoming an academic, I worked as a management accountant in several multinational companies including Unilever, AmBev, Telecom Italia Mobile and Bompreco (Walmart).

Office hours: By email appointment.


 Some of my publications are available on  Google ScholarResearchGate, and SSRN.

Other academic activities:

I am currently an associate editor of the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting and a member of the editorial board of the European Journal of Management Studies.   


Other membership and activities: member of the Scientific Committees:  European Accounting Congress, Workshop on Accounting and Management Control "Memorial Raymond Konopka" and CIBEC - Congreso Iberoamericano de Contabilidad de Gestión. Ad hoc reviewer: Management Accounting ResearchAccounting Organizations and SocietyEuropean Accounting Review, Accounting ForumBritish Accounting Reviewetc.


Media exposure:


Press release February 2019. “Fair treatment by supermarkets key to suppliers’ performance”.


Article published on June 2021. “El Campus impulsa un libro sobre finanzas y nuevas empresas”. 


PhD supervision:

If you are interested in doing a PhD with me at NBS, please email me so that we can discuss it. Here is a list of PhD students I have supervised in the past (along with first placements):

  • Jacob Agyemang (Lecturer in Accountancy and Finance - Liverpool Hope University)
  • Khairul S B Abas Azmi (Auditor - National Audit Department Malaysia)
  • Jafar Al Saleem (Assistant Professor of Accounting - Bemidji State University)
  • Kholod Alsahali (Assistant Professor in Accounting at Royal Commission for Jubail  - Jubail University College)
  • Ahmed Al Balushi (Auditor - Oman State Audit Institution)

Teaching Interests

NBS7080B - Management Accounting

NBS7046X - Performance Management and Reporting

NBS7044B - Managerial Accounting

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure


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