Luqman is a qualified accountant (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants). After completing an MBA in 2005, he practised as a Business and Management Consultant supporting business enterprise and start-ups privately and on publicly funded enterprise support programmes working predominantly within local communities. Outside of the academia, Luqman engages in consultancy assignments and continues to support and promote small business enterprise.
Luqman has been lecturing in various capacities since 2012 and joined The Open University in March 2017. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Luqman's research interests are mainly around taxation policies and enterprise in deprived communities.
Luqman's teaching interests are in accounting, finance, enterprise, business and management.