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Dr Waqar Ahmed

MSc with distinction (Lancaster University), Ph.D. (The Univeristy of Warwick), Fellowship with Advance HEA (FHEA) (The Univeristy of Warwick)
Assistant Professor in Finance, Risk and Banking

Department: Finance, Risk and Banking
Tel: +44 (0) 115 8232432
Location: C49 (South Building, Jubilee Campus)

Dr. Ahmed recently joined the Finance, Risk and Banking group at Nottingham University Business School. Prior to this, he worked as an Assistant Professor at Warwick Business School. Waqar has an outstanding academic record with distinctions in all his educational endeavours.

Areas of Expertise
Corporate Finance, Valuation, Pay out policy, Investments and trading strategies, Behavioural biases and decision making.

Waqar is a fellow of AdvanceHE (formerly HEA) and has received excellent teaching evaluation scores and feedback. In recognition of his outstanding teaching contributions to postgraduate programs, he is awarded with a number of teaching excellence awards.

Waqar is module convenor of the following module(s):


Financial Markets and Instruments (BUSI4621)


Finance and Accounting - Exec (BUSI4015)

Details of all modules can be found on MyNottingham

Waqar's research interests broadly cover areas in corporate finance, executive compensation, corporate disclosures, behavioural finance, corporate fraud, mergers and acquisitions and insider trading. His current research is focused on firms' payout policy and insider trading. He has presented his research in top finance and accounting conferences.
School Administrative Roles
MBA Admissions Tutor



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