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Joseph Bourke

Joseph Bourke

Senior Lecturer
Job title:
Senior Lecturer
Higher qualifications:

MSc (University of Gloucestershire)

Professional organisations:
Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants


Joe Bourke is a Chartered Certified Accountant. After qualifying as an accountant, he worked overseas for 15 years in the United States and Japan. Returning to the UK is the mid-nineties, he worked as a finance director in the city before setting-up his own accountancy practice in 2002.

Joe now splits his time between lecturing at the University of West London and operating the accounting practice. He currently serves as honorary auditor to the Brentford Chamber of Commerce and is Chair of ALTER, an organisation focused on research into Land Value Taxation and Economic Reform.

Research and scholarly output:


What’s the price in a no-win situation for Travel Weekly, London (February 1999)

Money Men in Japan for Overseas Jobs Express, London (March 1995)

Banking and Foreign Exchange for TGA EYE, Tokyo (March 1995)

A Taxing Time for TGA EYE, Tokyo (February 1995)