Dean, Faculty of Business

Dr. Anas Ali Yousef Al-Qudah, PhD

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Liwa College, Saeed Bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Street (Al Najda Street previously), Al Danah, Baniyas Tower B, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Professional Summary

Dr. Anas Ali Yousef Al-Qudah, PhD

Business faculty with over 13 years of successful experience in teaching, research, and community service. Recognized consistently for performance excellence and contributions to success in teaching effectiveness, research, consultancy, and community services. Demonstrated leadership ability and ingenuity in developing and conducting academic and professional courses/programs.

Short Bio

Prior to joining LC, Dr. Anas worked as an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at Jadara University, and Al-Balqa` Applied University, Jordan. Dr. Anas joined some international conferences around the world, UAE, USA, Jordan, Czech Republic, Lebanon, Italy, Morocco, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia. Also, he has a Professional certificate in Financial Management from Keesler center (Mississippi State-USA) as a Financial Manager/CFO in 2008. Dr. Anas currently works as the Dean of the Faculty of Business at Liwa College. He is a specialist in Accounting & Finance, FinTech, he does research in Accounting, Finance, Social entrepreneurship, Sustainable development, and Economic growth. Also, he is leading some special issues in the Fintech field with some ranked Journals as a guest editor, in addition to his role as a reviewer in many ranked Journals (e.g., Scopus and Clarivate Analytics).

Core Qualifications

  • National Accreditation
  • International Accreditation
  • Academic Institutions and Strategic Planning
  • Development of New Programs as per the CAA standards
  • Leadership
  • Training & Development
  • Quantitative & Qualitative Analysis


  • University of Banking and Financial Sciences, Jordan, 2012
    Doctor of Philosophy: Financial Management
    Ph.D. Financial Management
  • Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences, Jordan, 2006
    Master's Degree: Financial Management
  • Mut'ah University, Jordan, 2002
    Bachelor of Business Administration: Accounting


  • Al-Qudah, A.A. and Houcine, A. (2023), "Firms’ characteristics, corporate governance, and the adoption of sustainability reporting: evidence from Gulf Cooperation Council countries", Journal of Financial Reporting and Accounting, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/JFRA-02-2023-0066
  • Al-Qudah, A.A., Hamdan, A., Al-Okaily, M. et al. The impact of green lending on credit risk: evidence from UAE's banks. Environ Sci Pollut Res 30, 61381–61393 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-021-18224-5
  • Alkhwaldi, A.F., Al-Qudah, A.A., Al-Hattami, H.M., Al-Okaily, M., Al-Adwan, A.S. and Abu-Salih, B. (2023), "Uncertainty avoidance and acceptance of the digital payment systems: a partial least squares-structural equation modeling (PLS-SEM) approach", Global Knowledge, Memory and Communication, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/GKMC-07-2022-0161
  • Pereira, R.C.A.; Moreira, M.Â.L.; Costa, I.P.d.A.; Tenório, F.M.; Barud, N.A.; Fávero, L.P.; Al-Qudah, A.A.; Gomes, C.F.S.; Santos, M.d. Feasibility of a Hospital Information System for a Military Public Organization in the Light of the Multi-Criteria Analysis. Healthcare 2022, 10, 2147. https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare10112147
  • Alhaddad, L., Gerged, A.M., Saidat, Z., Ali Al-Qudah, A. and Aziz, T. (2022), "Do multiple directorships stimulate or inhibit firm value? Evidence from an emerging economy", International Journal of Accounting & Information Management, Vol. 30 No. 4, pp. 546-562. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJAIM-05-2022-0094
  • Al-Okaily, M., Alqudah, H., Al-Qudah, A.A., Al-Qadi, N.S., Elrehail, H. and Al-Okaily, A. (2022), "Does financial awareness increase the acceptance rate for financial inclusion? An empirical examination in the era of digital transformation", Kybernetes, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/K-08-2021-0710
  • Al-Qudah, A.A., Al-Okaily, M., Alqudah, G. et al. Mobile payment adoption in the time of the COVID-19 pandemic. Electron Commer Res (2022). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10660-022-09577-1
  • Al-Okaily, M., Alqudah, H.M., Al-Qudah, A.A. and Alkhwaldi, A.F. (2022), "Examining the critical factors of computer-assisted audit tools and techniques adoption in the post-COVID-19 period: internal auditors perspective", VINE Journal of Information and Knowledge Management Systems, Vol. ahead-of-print No. ahead-of-print. https://doi.org/10.1108/VJIKMS-12-2021-0311>
  • Al-Qudah, A.A. (2022). Artificial Intelligence in Practice: Implications for Information Systems Research, Case Study UAE Companies. In: Musleh Al-Sartawi, A.M.A. (eds) Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable Finance and Sustainable Technology. ICGER 2021. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, vol 423. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-93464-4_23
  • Al-Qudah, A.A. and Houcine, A. (2022), "Stock markets' reaction to COVID-19: evidence from the six WHO regions", Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 49 No. 2, pp. 274-289. https://doi.org/10.1108/JES-09-2020-0477
  • Anas Ali Al-Qudah, Manaf Al-Okaily & Hamza Alqudah (2022) The relationship between social entrepreneurship and sustainable development from economic growth perspective: 15 ‘RCEP' countries, Journal of Sustainable Finance & Investment, 12:1, 44-61, https://doi.org/10.1080/20430795.2021.1880219>

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