Hervé Stolowy holds a Degree in Business Administration (ESCP), a Master's degree in Law (University Paris-Val de Marne), a B.A. in Russian and American Studies (University Paris-Sorbonne), a Ph.D. in Financial Accounting (University Paris-Panthéon-Sorbonne) and an "Habilitation à diriger des recherches" ("Qualified Doctoral Dissertation Supervisor"). He is a certified "expert comptable" (French equivalent of a chartered accountant or certified public accountant).
He has authored and co-authored nine books (including "Financial Accounting and Reporting - A Global Perspective", Cengage, Andover, UK, 6th edition, 2020, in collaboration with Yuan Ding and Luc Paugam), chapters in 10 collective works and published over 70 articles in academic and applied journals (Abacus, Accounting Auditing & Accountability Journal, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Advances in International Accounting, Contemporary Accounting Research, Comptabilité - Contrôle - Audit, European Accounting Review, Finance - Contrôle - Stratégie, Journal of International Business Studies, The International Journal of Accounting, Issues in Accounting Education, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Les Echos, Review of Accounting and Finance, Revue de Droit Comptable, Revue Française de Comptabilité and Strategic Management Journal). His research and teaching interests span financial and international accounting, and focus more specifically on accounting frauds, whistleblowers, short-sellers, non-financial information, CSR, intangibles, and international accounting harmonization.
He is a member of the Association Francophone de Comptabilité (AFC), European Accounting Association (EAA), American Accounting Association (AAA), and Canadian Academic Accounting Association (CAAA).
He is past president of AFC, past co-Editor of Comptabilité - Contrôle - Audit, past chair of the Standing Scientific Committee of the European Accounting Association and immediate past Editor of European Accounting Review.
Hervé Stolowy teaches financial accounting in the different graduate programs of HEC Paris (MBA Program, HEC Master of Science in Management - Grande Ecole and EMBA).