Aidi Ahmi currently is a Senior Lecturer at the Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy, College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). He was previously appointed as Director of the Institute for Strategic and Sustainable Accounting Development (ISSAD) from 2014-2018.
He obtained his PhD. in Information Systems and Computing from Brunel University, in 2013, MSc in Accounting Information Systems from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2001 and Bachelor Degree of Accounting from UUM in 1997. Prior to joining UUM, he worked as an Internal Auditor with Asia Commercial Finance (M) Bhd. He commenced his duties at UUM as a Tutor in August 1999 and was appointed as a Lecturer in December 2001. His teaching and research expertise centres on accounting information system, systems development, auditing and e-Commerce.
Aidi Ahmi has become Certified Accountant (C.A.(M)) since 2007 and a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He has been recognised as Professional Technologist (Ts.) by Malaysia Board of Technologies (MBOT) in 2018. He is also a lifetime member of Malaysian Accounting Association (MyAA) and Internet Society (ISOC) Malaysia. Currently, he is a committee member of MyAA and a treasurer for ISOC. He is also a member of Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA), and an associate member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM).
Aidi Ahmi has been involved in several accounting and information systems-related consultancy projects including systems development in Majlis Agama Islam Kedah (MAIK) (from 2003-2008) and have functioned as a Website designer and consultant for several organisations, i.e. Education Malaysia, UK & Ireland and Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA). He also has been appointed by MDeC as one of the trainer under e-Usahawan programme and has been invited as consultant related with ICT and web development with Polytechnic, MARA, UiTM, UTLC, UEC and several other organisations.
He was recognized by Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) as Convention Ambassador and recently received Anak Sarawak Award 2018. He also awarded as one of the recipient for Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang in 2004, 2006 and 2013. He also received Best Student Advisor Award in 2014 and Best Website Award (Staff Category) in 2013.