Aidi Ahmi currently is a Director of the Institute for Strategic and Sustainable Accounting Development (ISSAD) and a Senior Lecturer at the Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy, College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). 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. Since then he has been involved in several accounting and information systems-related consultancy projects including systems development in Majlis Agama Islam Kedah (MAIK) 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 is also a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), associate member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM), treasurer of the Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA), secretary of the Malaysian Accounting Association (MyAA) and treasurer of the Internet Society Malaysia (ISOC). His teaching and research expertise centres on accounting, auditing, accounting information system, information and communication technology and e-commerce. He has authored and co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed scientific publications and successfully supervised 5 Ph.D. scholars. He is currently serves as associate editor-in-chief for Indian-Pacific Journal of Accounting and Finance and reviewer for a few other journals and conferences.