College of Business and Economics, United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, UAE
Associate Professor of Finance and Banking
Tuesday, 1 July 2008
Expertise: Mazin A. M. Al Janabi has accomplished his Ph.D. in 1991 from the University of London, United Kingdom, and thereafter undertook further advanced studies in financial management, capital markets and financial engineering at the Instituto Technologico Autonomo de Mexico (ITAM), Mexico. He had gained practical experience in, financial systems and markets, derivative products and risk management, mainly through his career within the financial structures of emerging economies. He is currently working at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane (AUI), Morocco, as Associate Professor of Finance, Investment and Banking. He has taught several courses in finance and banking within AUI, including: International Finance, Financial Investments, Management of Financial Institutions, Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance. Other topics that he previously has lectured on are: Financial Risk Management, Analysis of Derivative Products, Banking Management, Financial Intermediation, Asset and Liability Management, Treasury Management, Mathematics for Business and Finance and Quantitative Analysis. Dr. Al Janabi’s areas of interest in lecturing and research are: Derivative Products, Financial Risk Management, Emerging-Markets Financial Structures, Asset/Liability Management, Portfolio Management, Quantitative Analysis, Common Stocks/Companies Analysis, Fixed Income Securities, Financial Mathematics, and Financial Management. He has participated in several international conferences within the fields of financial risk management and derivative products and has developed advanced methodologies for Market Risk Management, Trading Risk Management, Credit Risk Management, Counterparty risk Management, Asset and Liability Management (ALM) and Risk Management Advisory Services. Moreover, he has wide experience in financial-mathematical modeling including the development of various financial software packages for Derivative Products and Financial Risk Management such as: Value-At-Risk (VAR) and ALM Packages. He is a member of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) and has contributed several talks in finance and financial risk management on Mexican television.
Professional/ Work Experience: Dr. Mazin A. M. Al Janabi is Associate Professor of Finance and Banking. Dr. Al Janabi has several years of real-world experience in financial markets and banking sectors. He has worked for top international financial groups like ING-Barings (Dutch financial group) and BBVA-Bancomer (Spanish financial group), where he held several senior positions, such as Head of Trading of Financial Derivative Products, Head of Trading Risk Management, Director of Asset and Liability Management and Director of Global Market Risk Management.
Affiliation: Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP)
Geo Interest: Middle East and North Africa; Latin American Countries