Faculty Profile

Dr. Fazal Jawad Seyyed

Visiting Faculty

Suleman Dawood School of Business

Prior to joining LUMS, Dr. Fazal Jawad Seyyed, was the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) at SAIB BNP Paribas Asset Management Company (SAIB BNPP), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SAIB BNPP is a joint venture between The Saudi Investment Bank and BNP Paribas Investment Partners, France. He supervised the management of mutual funds and discretionary portfolios of the company with total assets under management (AUM) of about USD 1.5 billion. He has over 30 years of university level teaching experience at various institutions in the United States, Middle East, and Pakistan.  Before moving to the investment banking sector, he was an associate professor of finance (1999-2004) at the College of Industrial Management (CIM), King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran.  CIM is accredited by AACSB International. Dr. Seyyed as Chairman of CIM Accreditation Committee played a key role in achieving AACSB accreditation for the College in 2002. At SDSB-LUMS, besides teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Finance, he is also the Director of Accreditation.

Dr. Fazal Jawad Seyyed holds a Ph.D degree from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, USA. He is also a member and charter holder of the CFA Institute, USA. His research work on the financial markets has been presented at numerous international conferences and appeared in several international journals including: The Financial Review; Journal of Business Finance and Accounting; International Journal of Accounting and Finance; Research in International Business and Finance; and Managerial Finance. A significant portion of his research work relates to the emerging markets of the GCC region. His current research focus is on agriculture sector of Pakistan as a catalyst of economic growth and development. He is the director of the Executive Certificate in Agribusiness Program (ECAM) conducted at the Rausing Executive Development Center (REDC). He has contributed to several case studies related to agribusiness and finance.

 

      • Seyyed, F., Khan, S., Ahmad, F. & Ashfaq & Ashfaq, H. (2019). Fertilizer Sector in Pakistan, Accepted. CRC Number 13-108-2019-2.

      • Seyyed, F. & Ashfaq, H. (2019). Engro Fertilizers Limited: Cost of Capital (A) and Valuation (B), Accepted. CRC Number 01-523-2019-1.

      • Seyyed, F. & Ashfaq, H. (2018). Corporate Dairy Farm: Performance Evaluation & Feasibility Analysis, Accepted. Case Research Center, LUMS, LUMS No. 0-647-2018-1, (pp. 23).

      • Seyyed, F., Khan, S. & Ashfaq, H. (2018). Enaam Food Products Limited: Employees Provident Fund, Published. CRC Number 02-643-2018-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F. & Ashfaq, H. (2017). Cattle Fattening Farm: A Business Opportunity, Published. CRC Number 02-642-2017-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F., Zaffar, M., Jaspal, M. & Ashfaq & Ashfaq, H. (2017). Beef Value Chain in Pakistan: Challenges and Opportunities, Published. Case Research Center, LUMS, LUMS No. 13-105-2017-2, (pp. 29), Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F., Rauf, A. & Khan, M. (2016). Mitchells Fruit Farms Limited: Financial Analysis, Published. CRC Number 01-516-2016-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F., Shehzad, C., Naeem, R. & Ashfaq & Ashfaq, H. (2015). Agricultural Credit in Pakistan, Published. CRC Number 13-104-2015-2, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F. & Rauf, A. (2015). Vineyard Farm: Business Feasibility, Published. CRC Number 02-632-2015-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F., Rana, A., Shaikh, S. & Rauf & Rauf, A. (2014). Sapphire Dairies (Pvt) Ltd (A) Where did the Business Plan go Wrong?, Published. CRC Number 18-441-2014-1, Case Research Centre, Lahore University of Management Sciences.

      • Seyyed, F. & Abraham, A. (2012). Deepening the GCC Debt Markets: The Saudi Arabian Experience, Published. The GCC Economies: Stepping up to the Future Challenges, Springer.

      • Seyyed, F., Haq, I., Imtiaz, M. & Ahmed & Ahmed, F. (2016). Profitability of Momentum Strategies – Application in the Karachi Stock Exchange. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

      • Seyyed, F. & Ahmad, F. (2016). Shariah Compliant Capital Protected Fund in Turbulent Times. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

      • Seyyed, F. & Rauf, A. (2016). The White Food Company. 5th Asian Management Research and Case Conference (AMRC), Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

      • Seyyed, F. & Rauf, A. (2015). Sapphire Dairies (Pvt) Ltd (A) Where did the business plan go wrong?. 4th Asian Management Research and Case Conference, Penang, Malaysia.

      • Seyyed, F. (2015). Millat Tractor Limited: A Shariah Compliant Opportununity. NACRA 2015, ., United States of America.

      • Seyyed, F., Haq, I., Imtiaz, S. & Ahmed & Ahmed, F. (2015). Evaluating Momentum Strategies in Pakistan. Third Annual Business Research Conference, Lahore, Pakistan.

      • Seyyed, F. & Al-Hajji, U. (2004). Determinants of Business Faculty Research Productivity. Inaugural Conference of the Academy of World Business, Queensland, Australia.

      • Seyyed, F., Abraham, A. & Al-Hajji, M. (2003). Seasonality in Stock Returns and Volatility: The Ramadan Effect. 11th Annual Conference: Pacific Basin Finance, Economics, and Accounting, Taipei, Taiwan.

      • Liu, P., Smith, S. & Seyyed, F. (1997). The Independent Impact of Credit Rating Changes - The Case of Moody's Rating Refinement on Yield Premiums. International Financial Management Association, Zurich, Switzerland.

      • Seyyed, F. & Syed, A. (1988). Investment Advisory Services' Recommendation and Security Prices. Southwestern Finance Association, San Antonio, United States of America.

      • Smith, S., Liu, P. & Seyyed, F.