Dr. Martin Quinn has been a Chartered Management Accountant since 1994, and has a BA(Hons) in Business Studies and an MSc in Management and Applications of IT in Accounting. He has worked in manufacturing firms in Ireland (finance and IT roles) for 11 years. Three years were spent in a small indigenous manufacturing company and eight years with a global paper company. His final two years in the paper industry entailed a high level of involvement in an ERP implementation in Europe. He joined DCU Business School in 2004 and obtained his PhD at the University of Dundee, Scotland, under the supervision of Prof John Burns in 2010. He is still actively engaged with accountants in industry and professional practice.