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.

Semester Title Code
Fall Semester 2017-18 Financial Accounting 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Venture Creation 1701
Fall Semester 2016-17 Financial Accounting 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Venture Creation 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 International Module; Globalization and Cross Cultural Management 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Understanding Financial Accounting: Making More Authoritative Decisions 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 International Module; Globalization and Cross Cultural Management 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Venture Creation 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Financial Accounting 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Venture Creation 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Introduction to Financial Accounting 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Principles of Financial Accounting 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Venture Creation 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Introduction to Financial Accounting 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Principles of Financial Accounting 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Venture Creation 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Introduction to Financial Accounting 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Introduction to Financial Accounting 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Financial Accounting 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Principles of Financial Accounting 1201
    Term I 2011-2012 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1110
    Term I 2011-2012 Financial Accounting 1110
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Principles of Financial Accounting 1101
    Term I 2010-2011 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1010
    Term I 2010-2011 Financial Accounting 1010
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Principles of Financial Accounting 1001
    Term I 2009-2010 Financial Reporting and Analysis 910
    Term I 2009-2010 Financial Accounting 910
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Principles of Financial Accounting 901
    Term I 2008-2009 Financial Reporting and Analysis 810
    Term I 2008-2009 Financial Accounting 810
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Advanced Financial Reporting 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Principles of Financial Accounting 802
    Term I 2007-2008 Financial Accounting 710
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Entrepreneurial Finance 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 ACF Independent Study II 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 ACF Independent Study I 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Senior Project I 703
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Principles of Financial Accounting 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Advanced Financial Reporting 702
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Advanced Financial Reporting 603
    Winter Qtr 2005-06 Corporate Financial Reporting-I 502
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Principles of Financial Accounting 403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 Principles of Financial Accounting 402