Dr. Nik Maheran Nik Muhammad
Global Entrepreneurship Research and Innovation Centre (GERIC)
Nik Maheran Nik Muhammad is currently a Professor at Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK). Prior to joining UMK, she started her career as an Investment analyst at Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange (KLSE) and Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRB). Academically, she holds a Doctorate in Business Administration specialized in Investment Decision making from University Sains Malaysia, Masters of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration majoring in Finance from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA. She was also sitting for postdoctoral position and a visiting honorary at University of Melbourne, Australia. Professionally, she is a CITM (chartered Institute Taxation of Malaysia), FPAM (Financial Planning Association of Malaysia), Institute of Bankers Malaysia (IBBM), Alumni for International volunteer leadership Program (IVLP) of United States and a Distinguish Fellow of Global Strategic Management Inc. USA. Apart from teaching and research, she is also a distinguish speaker, trainer and consultant in the area of financial behavior, financial psychology, investment decision, entrepreneurship and professional image. She is a co-founder of Beehive Malaysia and a founder of Women Entrepreneurship Institute (WEC), a project under United States of Government for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship for youth and women.