Telephone: +27 31 260 2163
Email algua@ukzn.ac.za
Campus: Westville
Building & Room: J Block, 2nd Floor, Room 02-006


Aarthi Algu is a Financial Accounting Lecturer in the School of Accounting Economics & Finance. She is the module co-ordinator for the Financial Accounting 2A and 2B modules. Prior to joining UKZN in 2009, she worked as a Group tax manager for Mondi SA Ltd and Toyota SA Ltd. She is a Chartered Accountant and is currently working towards a PhD in Accounting.

Academic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)
  • Bachelor of Commerce Honours (Accounting)
  • Masters degree in Taxation and International Taxation

Professional Qualification

  • Chartered Accountant

Research Interests

  • Accounting education
  • Corporate governance
  • Business ethics, sustainability and accountability