Faculty Profile

Mr. Asad Alam

Assistant Professor

Suleman Dawood School of Business

Asad is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with extensive knowledge and experience in assurance and business advisory. He did his MBA in entrepreneurship from University of Wisconsin, Madison with specialisation in analysing business startups and private equity markets. At Madison, Asad represented the school at various venture capital investment and business plan competitions and won numerous awards and grants. He also teamed up with a scientist and wrote a business plan around her proprietary technology which later was launched into a business. Asad was involved in launching Entrepreneurship Association, a not-for-profit organisation funded by the US government, with the mission to provide consulting services to SMEs and business startups. Asad has considerable experience in the areas of financial audit, business valuation, and family business planning and has provided a wide range of consulting services to small and medium businesses in the United States and Pakistan. Currently, he is teaching financial reporting and analysis, mergers and acquisitions, and entrepreneurship to Executive MBA, MBA and BSc. students. He is also involved in providing consulting services to many business startups and NGOs in Pakistan and is involved in coaching and mentoring MNCs and NGOs through Rausing Executive Development Centre (REDC) and Social Enterprise Development Centre (SEDC) at LUMS.

    SemesterTitleCode
    Fall Semester 2017-18Financial Accounting1701
    Fall Semester 2017-18Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions1701
    Fall Semester 2017-18Venture Creation1701
    Fall Semester 2016-17Financial Accounting1601
    Fall Semester 2016-17Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions1601
    Fall Semester 2016-17Venture Creation1601
    Spring Semester 2015-16International Module; Globalization and Cross Cultural Management1502
    Fall Semester 2015-16Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions1501
    Fall Semester 2015-16International Module; Globalization and Cross Cultural Management1501
    Fall Semester 2015-16Venture Creation1501
    Fall Semester 2015-16Financial Reporting and Analysis1501
    Spring Semester 2014-15Financial Accounting1402
    Fall Semester 2014-15Venture Creation1401
    Fall Semester 2014-15Introduction to Financial Accounting1401
    Fall Semester 2014-15Financial Reporting and Analysis1401
    Fall Semester 2014-15Principles of Financial Accounting1401
    • Past Courses
      SemesterTitleCode
      Spring Semester 2013-14Venture Creation1302
      Fall Semester 2013-14Introduction to Financial Accounting1301
      Fall Semester 2013-14Financial Reporting and Analysis1301
      Fall Semester 2013-14Principles of Financial Accounting1301
      Spring Semester 2012-13Venture Creation1202
      Fall Semester 2012-13Introduction to Financial Accounting1201
      Fall Semester 2012-13Introduction to Financial Accounting1201
      Fall Semester 2012-13Financial Reporting and Analysis1201
      Fall Semester 2012-13Financial Accounting1201
      Fall Semester 2012-13Principles of Financial Accounting1201
      Term I 2011-2012Financial Reporting and Analysis1110
      Term I 2011-2012Financial Accounting1110
      Fall Semester 2011-12Principles of Financial Accounting1101
      Term I 2010-2011Financial Reporting and Analysis1010
      Term I 2010-2011Financial Accounting1010
      Fall Semester 2010-11Principles of Financial Accounting1001
      Term I 2009-2010Financial Reporting and Analysis910
      Term I 2009-2010Financial Accounting910
      Fall Semester 2009-10Principles of Financial Accounting901
      Term I 2008-2009Financial Reporting and Analysis810
      Term I 2008-2009Financial Accounting810
      Winter Qtr 2008-09Advanced Financial Reporting802
      Winter Qtr 2008-09Principles of Financial Accounting802
      Term I 2007-2008Financial Accounting710
      Spring Qtr 2007-08Entrepreneurial Finance703
      Spring Qtr 2007-08ACF Independent Study II703
      Spring Qtr 2007-08ACF Independent Study I703
      Spring Qtr 2007-08Senior Project I703
      Spring Qtr 2007-08Principles of Financial Accounting703
      Winter Qtr 2007-08Advanced Financial Reporting702
      Spring Qtr 2006-07Advanced Financial Reporting603
      Winter Qtr 2005-06Corporate Financial Reporting-I502
      Spring Qtr 2004-05Principles of Financial Accounting403
      Winter Qtr 2004-05Principles of Financial Accounting402