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Teaching and Learning Philosophies

The LSCM teaching and learning philosophies aspires to be a centre of excellence in developing future leaders and full-fledged global competitors with entrepreneurial-spirit and innovative thinking.

Our teaching philosophy and pedagogic vision seeks to fuse theory with real world practice and develop academic enhancement through active research and industry engagement. East meets West and cross cultural management are core features of teaching and learning in LSC lectures where flying faculty from different industrial and cultural backgrounds engage with students in the Malta campus.

At LSC, we provide students with quality academic experiences with a strong emphasis on the development of the applied knowledge, skills and capabilities appropriate to the rapidly changing global, cultural, human, technological, business and organisational environment.

Our Faculty

Dr. Robert Suban

Dr. Robert Suban is an academic in the area of banking & finance and holds a Ph.D. in Accounting & Finance from the Alliance Manchester Business School. He has also completed the ACCA qualification. He regularly attends and presents his research at various internationally peer-reviewed academic conferences in the area of finance. He has considerable experience as a practitioner having worked in various industries and is a consultant in the area of finance. Currently, he also holds a number of non-executive directorships in investment companies.

Dr. Robert Suban research interests include corporate finance, finance and international business, regulation, and corporate governance

Mr. Burton Baldacchino

Mr. Burton Baldacchino is a lecturer specialising in accounting and finance, holding a Bachelor of Commerce, a Master in Accountancy, and a Master of Arts in Financial Services. With extensive work experience, he gained valuable insights in fund accounting at Valletta Fund Management Ltd. His research focuses on Initial Public Offerings, company valuations, and Management Accounting Control Systems. In addition to his lecturing role, Mr. Baldacchino is also involved in delivering lectures to students preparing for their ACCA examinations, displaying a passion for teaching and fostering practical skill development in a vibrant learning environment.

Janice Ellul

Janice is a certified trainer with more than 15 years' experience in developing and delivering dynamic learning materials and facilitating highly successful training programmes. Janice graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Human Resources Management. She also holds an Executive Master's Degree in Business Administration.

She strongly believes in communication, continuous personal development, and lifelong learning. She has therefore been very successful in accommodating diverse student needs by facilitating all styles of learning, offering individualized and extra-curricular support, and integrating effective materials. She encourages learning by using a number of different hands-on activities and various forms of technologies. She has worked in various sectors such as education, manufacturing and financial services.

Ms. Mariella Grech

Ms. Mariella Grech is a dedicated lecturer with 17 years of experience in teaching. Her expertise spans across diverse areas within the field of business education. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce, and pursued her academic journey further by obtaining a Master's degree in Lean Enterprise. Throughout her career, Ms. Grech has been dedicated to imparting knowledge and is committed to empowering students to excel in their academic pursuits. Her teaching philosophy prioritises student engagement and active participation, fostering a collaborative learning environment where students are encouraged to reach their fullest potential.

Mr Robert Delia

Mr Robert Delia has over 25 years' work experience within various industries, including Telecommunications, Marine, Foreign Direct Investment, Oil and Gas, I.T., Retail, Consultancy, Recruitment, Financial Services and Real Estate. He is an established Lecturer and HR Consultant. He holds an Masters of Business Administration (MBA), a B.A.(Hons) Business Management and B.Comm Accounts & Management. His experience includes local and international training in a range of subjects in Management, Finance, HR, Marketing, Strategy, Soft Skills, Business Transformation and Change. Having worked in various roles within different industries, Robert always includes practical experiences in all his training events, adopting a practical approach to the subject of the training. He is passionate about people development.

Stephen Fenech

Stephen Fenech MBA (Henley) MSc (Melit), has 23 years practical management experience having worked in various managerial roles for both Maltese and foreign organisations in Malta. During the last 4 years he has now moved to teaching for various universities, including the Anglia Ruskin University, University of Chester, University of Bedfordshire, NCC and University of Malta. He has guided a number of student in dissertations and final projects. Subject Specialisms - Human Resource Management and Finance.

Paul Savona

Paul Savona MBA, UOW brings with him a wealth of experience gained from working with a number of disparate and internationally diverse business entities. He has the ability to quickly understand the business workings behind commercial need while also offering strategic business analysis. Being a creative thinker Paul is able to successfully align the business and operational requirements with IS solutions and bring these strategies to fruition through his programme and project management skills.

Having lived and worked in several countries with a diversity of different nationals & cultures, Paul is able to communicate effectively and has gained strong inter-personal skills being able to transact with co-workers, suppliers and clients alike, all up to board level.

International Teaching Faculty

Dr. Uma Mohan

Dr. Uma Mohan MSc, MMS, MS, PhD has 23 years international teaching experience in Europe, Asia and Australia. Dr Mohan has guided numerous dissertations in the field of computing and Information Technology. Dr Mohan is the Senior Course Leader and Head of the Computing Department. Subject Specialisms - Numerical Methods, Strategic Systems Management, Systems Analysis and Design.

Dr. Lester Massingham

Dr. Lester Massingham PhD is a world-renowned Marketing and Strategy Consultant to Governments, Private and Public Sector Multinational Enterprises. He is also an accomplished author and has several bestselling books to his credit. He holds the position of Director of Studies for the Executive MBA programme in International Marketing awarded by the Berne University of Applied Sciences and is now Director, MBA for executives, London School of Commerce (UK) Group of Colleges.

Mervyn Sookun

Mervyn Sookun BSc, MSc has been teaching for 14 years at various British and Australian universities, including the University of Hull, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside and Oxford Brookes University. He has guided a number of student research projects. Subject Specialisms - Corporate Strategy and Total Quality Management.

Anand Walser

Anand Walser - BSc, MCA, MBA worked in the corporate world for seven years in the IT and hospitality industries. He was involved with marketing, client relations, systems analysis and auditing departments. Mr. Walser Moved into academia and has been there for the last 14 years. He has been involved with universities in UK, Australia and Asia and has taught in numerous locations across the globe. He has completed several corporate training programmes and consultancy assignments for businesses in Europe and Asia. Subject Specialisms - International Business, Marketing, Personal Managerial Effectiveness, Business Ethics, Change Management.

Apsara Hewage

Apsara Hewage MBA, BCS, ACS is a Senior Lecturer at BSC Colombo with over 16 years' experience in lecturing in the areas of Management and Information Technology for undergraduate and post graduate programs at reputable UK and Australian Universities.

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