Faculty Profile

Dr. Omair Haroon

Assistant Professor

Suleman Dawood School Of Business

Dr. Omair Haroon has joined us as Assistant Professor - Tenure Track in the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB).

Dr. Haroon obtained his PhD in Accounting from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong in 2015, where his research inquired into financial reporting choices and their impact on capital markets’ perception of the firm with particular focus on earnings management. Dr Haroon completed his Chartered Accountancy in 2005 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and Chartered Certified Accountancy from Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK in 2002. Prior to joining LUMS, he was an Assistant Professor with the Caritas Institute of Higher Education, Hong Kong. He was associated with LUMS as Research Associate and Teaching Fellow between 2003 and 2008 prior to his departure for his PhD.

Dr. Haroon has conducted several trainings for different courses and programs at LUMS.

His research interests include:

·       Capital Market Research in Accounting

·       Financial Reporting

·       Corporate Governance

      • Ghani, W., Haroon, O. & Junaid Ashraf, M. (2011). Business Groups' Financial Performance: Evidence from Pakistan. Global Journal of Business Research, 5 (2), 27-39.
      • Cases

      • Haroon, O. (2006). Zarrar Shaheed Trust Hospital, Accepted. Case Research Center, LUMS.
      • Haroon, O. & Basharullah, M. (2016). Direct Consumer Contact – Negotiating a Service Contract. 6th Asian Management Research and Case Conference 2017, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
      • Haroon, O., Ghani, W. & Ashraf, J. (2008). Business Groups, Corporate Governance, and Financial Performance: Evidence from Pakistan. Annual Meeting of American Accounting Association, Anaheim CA, August 2008, Anaheim, California.