Business

Dr Bashir Ahmad Khan
Professor of Finance & Dean
DPhil, MSc Oxford University, UK; MPA Pennsylvania State University, USA
Taught banking and finance at LUMS for 18 years; Associate Dean of Executive Education at LUMS;  published in books and journals abroad in the areas of financial liberalization, deregulation, and financial markets; edited a series of books on managing NGOs in developing countries; consulted for a number of Pakistani organizations; served on the Boards of Askari Investment Management Ltd and the Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan; currently on the Board of Askari Bank Ltd; Commonwealth Staff Scholar at Oxford University (1990-92); Charles Wallace Trust Fellow (2003), sponsored by the British Council.
HEC-approved supervisor.
Research interests: Emerging Financial Markets, Bank Performance, and Management of Higher Education.
bashirkhan@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-316/Ext: 361

Sufian Mazhar
Associate Professor of MIS & Chairperson
MBA McGill University, Canada
Worked as a consultant in Canada with McGill International Consulting Group and Kraft Canada; associated as the Principal Consultant with Viristek, based in Canada, USA and Pakistan; currently serving on the board of Askari Investment Management Ltd, an asset management company.
Research interests: New Product Development and MIS.
sufianmazhar@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-107/Ext: 379

Wasif M Khan
Professor of Entrepreneurship and Management Control
MPPM Yale University School of Management, USA; MSME Oregon State University, USA
Pioneered teaching of both Entrepreneurship and Management Control Systems in Pakistan in 1987; authored over 25 business cases in these areas; extensive management consulting experience with top Pakistani groups as well as high growth family firms on a wide variety of control, governance, and strategy issues; research in the management control and family firm development areas has been published in several refereed journals and conference proceedings in Europe and the USA; has been a Board Director at leading Pakistani corporate firms; corporate engineering and business development experience in Fortune 200 firms in the USA from 1979-1987. Institutional level policy development experience as founding faculty of the Graduate School of Business, LUMS.
Research Interests: The Interplay of Theory and Practice in Growing Firms Operating in a Low-Trust Context; currently working on developing cost and control systems for one of Pakistan’s largest textile groups.
wasifkhan@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-106/Ext: 362

Dr Farid A Malik
Professor of Operations Management
PhD Union Institute, Cincinnati, USA; MSc Arizona, USA
Principal Consultant, EMR Consult, Lahore; involved in Energy Projects e.g. Thar Coal and development of the mining sector of Pakistan; executive member of Concerned Citizens of Pakistan (CCP), a pressure group involved in public welfare causes and rule of law; founder member of Pakistan Professionals Institute (PPI); research interests are in collaborative development, technology transfer, operations and project management, and re-engineering; has over twenty publications, and holds four US patents.
Research interests: Management & Transfer of Technology, Technology Based Development, Commercialization and Application of Research, New Product Development and Project Management.
faridmalik@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-108/Ext: 338

Dr Michael Murphy
Professor
PhD, MA UCLA, USA
Appointed Charles Walgreen Fellow at University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business; joined Economics faculty at Southern Methodist University; in 1978 embarked on a career in business, serving as an Executive for over 20 years at AT&T, Qwest and, most recently, as the President and CEO of Wytec, Inc.; published several papers in areas of market regulation and price controls.
Research Interests: Industrial Organization, Economics of the Firm, and Government and Industry.
michaelmmurphy@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-301

Muntazar Bashir Ahmed, FCA
Professor
Fellow ICAEW, Fellow ICA
Worked with KPMG in UK and PWC in Saudi Arabia; taught at LUMS; co-authored  book published by Westview Press  in USA, Public Enterprises in Pakistan: The Hidden Crises in Economic Development; management and research analysis consultant for many Pakistani companies; ran own company for 23 years; implemented various accounting systems for clients; represented software companies: SBT Accounting Systems and SAGE as  a reseller of ERP systems in Pakistan; active case writer, with publications at the University of Western Ontario.
Research interests: corporate governance, performance management, information systems, management control.
muntazarbashir@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-316/Ext: 361

Dr Junaid bin Jahangir
Assistant Professor of Business Economics
PhD, MSc University of Alberta, Canada
Taught at the University of Alberta; presented papers in conferences on empirical methods in Energy Economics; consultant for the energy sector; research interests in energy efficiency and environment.; recent publications include “What Would Electricity Prices be in Alberta had Electricity Market Restructuring Not Occurred?: A Simulation Approach”, presented at the 2nd International Workshop on Empirical Methods in Energy Economics,(2009), and a joint presentation with D Ryan, “An Indirect Examination of the Porter Hypothesis via Consumer Behavior”, at the 29th IAEE/USAEE Conference (2010).
junaidjahangir@fccollege.edu.pk

Dr Amir Ali Chughtai
Assistant Professor of HRM
PhD Dublin City, Ireland; MPhil LSE, Lahore); MBA PCBA, Lahore
Worked as a Post-doctoral researcher at Dublin City University; as Deputy Registrar at Lahore School of Economics and at Nestle Pakistan; research interests include the role of trust in work engagement; published in various international journals.
Research Interests: Work Engagement, Organizational Trust, Job Satisfaction, Workplace Commitment, and Higher Education Management.

Syma Ahmed
Assistant Professor of Marketing
MSc Surrey, UK; MBA LSE, Lahore
Coordinator of research workshops at SoM with over 10 years experience in marketing, advertising and management; responsible for marketing function of a Philips partner in the UK; set out the strategic and creative direction of well-known local and multinational brands, as part of Leo Burnett Group in Pakistan; worked at SMEDA; Director of Marketing at Obscure UX – a customer centered experience strategy and design solutions consultancy.
Research interests; Brand Equity, Design, Digital Media and Happiness.
symaahmed@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-317/ Ext: 369

Mannan Amin
Assistant Professor of Management
MSc Stanford University, USA
One of the co-founders of Tintash, a leading casual and mobile game development company in Pakistan; a thought leader in the game development industry and working with P@SHA and PSEB to start an annual game development conference for South Asia; coordinating local advertising companies, big brands, and marketing academia to come together for an annual advertisements conference.
Research interests: Understanding the Absence of Pakistani Multinationals; presently writing cases/notes on local technical startups, the Pakistani Game Industry.
mannanamin@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-321/Ext : 378

Bilal Hussain Awan
Assistant Professor of Accounting
Associate ICAP
Worked as audit consultant at S M Masood & Co, a member of Nexia international; presently an audit consultant at Muniff, Zia-ud-din & Co, a member firm of BKR International; also a consultant to EPA (Pvt) Ltd which is engaged in manufacturing and tax and financial advisory services to SECCO Pak (Pvt) Ltd; running an NGO which is in the process of registration with SECP.
Research interests: Tax and Audit Issues in Pakistan and Corporate Governance.
bilalawan@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-125/Ext: 366

Irtifa Nasir
Assistant Professor of Marketing
MAdv Florida, USA
Fulbright scholar in the US; professionally associated with the marketing communications industry for over seven years working in diverse areas from creative development to strategic planning; co-founder of Thinkbox Communications , a creative & design hotshop; taught at Lahore School of Economics; currently freelance communications consultant and creative writer.
Research interests: Exploring Creativity, Culture and Emotions in Advertising and Consumer Behavior.
irtifanasir@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-325/Ext: 405

Ayesha Naweed
Assistant Professor of Management & Director of Executive Education
MBA LUMS, Lahore
Extensive corporate experience with both public and private sector in Pakistan; management consultant; CEO of executive training form for over ten years; specialist instructor for executive education; taught at LUMS and UET.
Research Interests: HR Solutions for the Banking Industry.
ayeshanaweed@fccollege.edu.pk
Room E-303/Ext: 384

Zeeshan Bhutta
Assistant Professor of Management
MBA LUMS, Lahore; MA GCU, Lahore
Worked in media for many years; founding editor of The Daily Times and later advisor to the COO and editor for Pakistan Today; presently hosting his own current affairs program on TV; research interests in Corporate Social Responsibility.
zeeshanbhutta@fccollege.edu.pk
Room E-329

Shahrukh Irfan
Assistant Professor of Finance
MSc London School of Economics, UK; MBEcon PU, Lahore
Worked with PICIC and Helicon Pharmaceuticals as a financial analyst; taught at Punjab University, Iqra University and PCBA; presently working on his articles with KPMG in the UK.
Research interests: Financial Markets and Corporate Finance.
shahrukhirfan@fccollege.edu.pk

Uzma Khan
Adjunct Faculty in Business Communications & Director Publications and Communications
MA Webster University, Switzerland; PGCert TESOL University of Toronto, Canada
Director Communications & Publications at FCC since 2009; over 30 years work experience in corporate and development sectors and in academic institutions; taught in Executive Education programs at LUMS (2002-2007); teaching at SoM since 2007; Board member HomeNet Pakistan.
uzmakhan@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: N-222/Ext: 322

Salman Bilal
Visiting Faculty in Operations Management
PhD Candidate MSEM & MSEE UET, Lahore
salmanbilal@fccollege.edu.pk
Room: E-318/Ext: 383

Sheheryar Sikander Hamid
Visiting Faculty in Law and Ethics
S.S.Hamid@warwick.ac.uk
Room: E-125/Ext: 366

Qasim Imam, ACA
Visiting Faculty in Accounting
qasim_imam@yahoo.com