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Arif works as Assistant Professor at the Singapore Institute of Technology. He teaches information systems and analytics related modules at the Design and Specialized Business Cluster, Singapore Institute of Technology. Arif has worked in academia for more than a decade in several countries (e.g. Australia, Denmark and Singapore).
Prior to working in academia, Arif worked in the IT service and finance industry. He conducts research in the following areas: Data Analytics and Visualization, Distributed Ledger Technology/Blockchain, Fintech, Regtech (i.e. standard business reporting), and IT /IS Adoption. Arif has done industrial research and consulting with Singapore institutions and companies such as the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA), RSM Singapore and Baker Tilly Singapore. Complementing his educational credentials, Arif is a professional member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) and an Associate Member of the Association for Certified Fraud Examiner (ACFE).
He has solid experience in teaching information systems and analytics to executives and professionals. He conducted several workshops in the above areas in Singapore, such as Data Analytics for professionals, Data Analytics and automation for accountants and Data Analytics for Lean Management. The workshops conducted were supported by the Singapore SkillsFuture scheme for vocational retraining. He has successfully trained more than 100 professionals in Singapore from organizations such as the Ministry of Defense, Singapore; Intellectual Property Office Singapore; PSA International Pte Ltd; Hewlett Packard, Inc; Deloitte & Touche, LLP; PKF-CAP LLP; Mizuho Bank; Ubisoft Singapore Pte. Ltd; CrimsonLogic Pte Ltd; Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte. Ltd; Baxter Healthcare SA Singapore Branch; Mandarin Orchard Singapore; Continental Automotive Singapore Pte. Ltd; St. Luke's Hospital; National University Hospital; Mount Alvernia Hospital; and ALARP Process Safety Solutions Pte. Ltd.
His research has been published in well-known information systems journals such as Information & Management, Behavior & Information Technology and Journal of Information Systems. He regularly presents his research in various primary accounting, accounting information systems and mainstream information systems workshops and conferences.