ORCID: 0000-0002-8488-6966
ResearcherID: F-2858-2013
Associate Professor at Universiti Utara Malaysia
Audit and Accounting Information Systems, Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA)
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Aidi Ahmi currently is an Associate Professor 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 London, UK, in 2013, MSc in Accounting Information Systems (AIS) from Leeds Metropolitan University, UK in 2001 and Bachelor Degree of Accounting from UUM in 1997. Before 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. He has authored and co-authored over 50 peer-reviewed technical publications and successfully supervised 6 PhD scholars in his research area of the AIS, auditing and e-Commerce.

Aidi Ahmi is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and has become Certified Accountant (C.A.(M)) since 2007. He had been recognised as Professional Technologist (Ts.) by Malaysia Board of Technologies (MBOT) in 2018. He is also a lifetime member of the 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 the Asian Academic Accounting Association (FourA), and an associate member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia (IIAM).

Aidi Ahmi has been involved in several AIS-related consultancy projects including systems development in Majlis Agama Islam Kedah (MAIK) (from 2003-2008) and has 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 trainers under the e-Usahawan programme and has been invited as a consultant related with ICT and web development with Polytechnic, MARA, UiTM, UTLC, UEC and several other organisations.

He was recognised by Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB) as Convention Ambassador and recently received Anak Sarawak Award 2018. He also awarded as one of the recipients for Anugerah Perkhidmatan Cemerlang in 2004, 2006 and 2013. He also received the Best Student Advisor Award in 2014 and Best Website Award (Staff Category) in 2013.

Professional Skills
Professional Technologist (Ts.)
Accountant (C.A.(M))
Research Experience
Associate Professor
Universiti Utara Malaysia August 1999 - Present
Developing an IT Adoption Model Among Internal Auditors in the Malaysian Public Sector
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia December 2013 - November 2016
Exploring Governance Framework for Optimum Performance of Government Transformation Program (GTP) in Malaysia
Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia September 2011 - August 2014
Developing a New Governance Maturity Model for Food Security Regulatory Agencies Using Artificial Intelligence
Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia November 2019
Work Experience
Senior Lecturer
Universiti Utara Malaysia March 2010 - March 2020
Universiti Utara Malaysia December 2001 - March 2010
Universiti Utara Malaysia August 1999 - December 2001
Audit Executive
Asia Commercial Finance (M) Bhd December 1997 - July 1999
Associate Professor
Universiti Utara Malaysia March 2020
Brunel University London
2009 - 2013
Doctor of Philosophy , Information Systems and Computing
Brunel University London
2009 - 2012
Information Systems and Computing
Leeds Beckett University
2000 - 2001
Master of Science , Accounting Information Systems
Universiti Utara Malaysia
1994 - 1997
Bachelor's Degree , Accounting
Lifetime Member
Oct 2018
Malaysian Accounting Association (MyAA)
Lifetime Member
Internet Society (ISOC) Malaysia
Prizes and Awards
Anak Sarawak Award 2017
Sarawak Convention Bureau | Aug 2018
Aug 2018
Anak Sarawak Award
Realted Researchers