Dr. Tanveer Shehzad is Associate Professor in Finance at Suleman Dawood School of Business of Lahore University of Management Sciences. His research is focused on strategic and competitive issues faced by firms operating in developing countries, macroeconomic challenges faced by Pakistan, empirical analysis of corporate finance theories, risk-taking behavior of financial firms, supervision and regulation of banks, banking crises, sovereign credit ratings and financial reform.

His research has been published in reputed journals like Review of Finance, Journal of Banking and finance, Applied Economics, Journal of International Financial Markets, Institutions & Money and North American Journal of Economics and Finance. He has presented his research in a number of international conferences. Additionally, he is a referee for international journals like Journal of Banking and Finance, Applied Economics and European Journal of Political Economy among others.

He holds a PhD from University of Groningen, the Netherlands and is a Certified Financial Risk Manager from GARP (USA). Before joining LUMS he worked at the Central Bank of Pakistan. He tweets at @ctshehzad.