Associate Professor Ismail Ateya earned his Doctor of Science degree in Applied Geophysics from Kyoto University, Japan in 2003 and Graduate Diploma in Computer Science from University of Auckland, New Zealand in 2006. He holds a Bachelor of Science Honors degree in Surveying and Photogrammetry rom University of Nairobi (1993) and Master of Science in Applied Geophysics from Kyoto University, Japan (2000). His research interests are on Software and Database Modelling of large Information Systems – and he has been an active member of the Database Research Group.
Dr. Mumbi Maria Wachira is a full-time accounting lecturer at Strathmore University Business School. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) Degree from Strathmore University, a Master of Commerce (MCom) Degree, also from the same University, and a Ph.D. from the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland. Her research focuses on the intersections between accounting practice, society, and the environment. Her work has been presented in several accounting conferences, such as; the American Accounting Association (AAA), European Accounting Association (EAA), and the African Accounting and Finance Association (AAFA) forums. She has also published articles in internationally recognized and peer-reviewed journals on the status quo of sustainability and environmental reporting among select countries in sub-Saharan Africa.