Mr David Murphy

Mr David Murphy
 Position Adjunct Lecturer
 Org Unit Business School Office
 Telephone +61 8 8313 5757
 Location Floor/Room 4 35 ,  Nexus 10 Tower ,   North Terrace
  • Biography/ Background

    David graduated from the South Australian Institute of Technology in Accountancy, majoring in Company Evaluation.  Studies in Education, Education Administration and Applied Finance and Investment followed.  He is a Certified Practicing Accountant and a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia. 


    David was Head of Economics and Business Studies at Prince Alfred College, Adelaide, until 1994.  From teaching David moved to the field of Corporate Governance.  In recent years he has occupied the positions of Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer in firms engaged in Outdoor Education, Hospitality, Forestry, Transport and Viticulture.  Prior to joining the AGSB in April 2005, as an Adjunct Lecture, David was General Manager, Asset Services, for Metropolitan Domiciliary Care, a Government agency that provides care to the frail aged in our community.   David is a Partner in two family firms engaged in stock market activities and commercial consultancy. His academic interests lie in the field of Financial Management, Stock Market activities and Economic Analysis as they particularly relate to small and medium sized enterprises.         

  • Qualifications

    B.A. (Acc) (SAIT); Dip. Ed. Admin; Grad Dip App Fin & Inv (SIA)

  • Teaching Interests

    Economics for Management in the MBA program is the main area of teaching interest.  David has also taught Managerial Finance and Advanced Managerial Finance in the MBA program. 

  • Professional Associations

    Associate CPA Australia.

    Fellow Financial Services Institute of Australasia

  • Professional Interests

    Consultant - The Jaccambra Group.

    Consultant to firms in Accounting with particular interest in cash flow management, capital budgeting and expenditure and setting the bid price in tenders.

    Partner in family firm engaged in Stock Market and Money Market activities.

    Facilitation of in-house conferences and educational programmes for small to medium family firms.


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Entry last updated: Thursday, 16 Jan 2020

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