Years at SKEMA Business School: 1
 


Farooq AHMAD

Globalisation
Lille



CV
Skills & Interests 
Expertise
Empirical Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions
Qualification 
Scholarly Academic
Academic Degrees 
Ph.D.  Université Lille 2, France, 2016.
Master  IAE, University of Lyon 3, 2011.
M.B.A.  International Islamic University, 2006.
Work Experience 
Assistant Professor, SKEMA Business School (2019 - Present), Lille, France.
Assistant Professeur, IESEG School of Management (2016 - 2019), Paris, France.
Visiting PhD Student, Foster School of Business, University of Washington (2015 - 2016), Seatlle, Washington.
Attaché Temporaire d'Enseignement et de Recherche, Université Lille 2 (2014 - 2016), Lille, France.
Adjunct Professor, SKEMA Business School (2012 - 2014), Lille, France.
Manager - Internal Audit, Habib Bank Limited (2006 - 2010), Islamabad, Pakistan.
Intellectual contributions
Articles in Journals 
AHMAD, F., & Lambert, T. (2019).  Collective Bargaining and Mergers and Acquisitions Activity around the World.   Journal of Banking and Finance, 99 (2), 21-44.
BOLLAERT, H., Ahmad, M. Farooq, & Beuselinck, C. (2017).  Employment Protection and Payout Policy.   FINANCE, 38(3), 5-43.
Conference Presentations 
AHMAD, F. & Aziz, S. (2019). Do differences in societal trust let cross-border mergers die?  FMA European Conference, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
AHMAD, F. & Aziz, S. (2019). Do differences in societal trust let cross-border mergers die?  AIB (Academy of International Business), Copenhagen, Denmark.
AHMAD, F. (2018). Target Countries' Culture and Takeover Activity.  FEBS (Financial Engineering and Banking Society), Roma, Italy.
AHMAD, F., Beuselinck, C., & Bollaert, H. (2018). Employment Protection and Payout Policy.  Multinational-Finance-Society Meeting, Budapest, Hungary.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2018). International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves.  Western Finance Association, San Diego, United States of America.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2018). International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves.  European Finance Association, Warsaw, Poland.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2018). International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves.  FMA Asia Pacific Conference, Hong Kong, China- Hong Kong.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2018). International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves.  FMA Asia Pacific Conference, Hong Kong, China- Hong Kong.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2017). International Trade and Propagation of Mergers Waves.  2nd Annual Cass M&A Research Centre Conference, London, United Kingdom.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2017). 2nd Annual Cass M&A Research Centre Conference.  CICF, Hangzhou, China.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2017). International Trade and Propagation of Mergers Waves.  SFS Cavalcade North Amercia, Nashville, United States of America.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2017). International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves.  Northern Finance Association, Helifax, Canada.
AHMAD, F. & Lambert, T. (2017). Collective Bargaining and Takeover Activity Around World.  ACES/ASSA Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois.
AHMAD, F., de Bodt, E., & Harford, J. (2017). International Trade and Propagation of Mergers Waves.  FMA European Conference, Lisbon, Portugal.
AHMAD, F., Bollaert, H., & de Bodt, E. (2017). Mergers & Acquisitions Across Culture.  ESCP Corporate Finance Workshop, Paris, France.
Ahmad, M. Farooq, Beuselinck, C., & BOLLAERT, H. (2017, June). Employment Protection Legislation and Payout Policy.  AFFI (Association Française de Finance) Conference, Valence, France.
Ahmad, M. Farooq, de Bodt, E., & BOLLAERT, H. (2017, May). Mergers and Acquisitions Across Cultures.  FEBS (International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society), Glasgow, United Kingdom.
BOLLAERT, H., Ahmad, M. Farooq, & Beuselinck, C. (2017, May). Employment Protection Legislation and Payout Policy.  FEBS (International Conference of the Financial Engineering and Banking Society), Glasgow, United Kingdom.
AHMAD, F. & Lambert, T. (2016). Collective Bargaining and Takeovers around the World.  CICF, Xiamen, China.
Professional Service 
Reviewer: Conference Paper
2017 – 2019:  FMA Annual Conference (International).
2017 – 2019:  FMA Asia Pacific Conference (International).
2017 – 2019:  FMA European Conference (International).
2017 – 2019:  AIB (Academy of International Business) Conference (International).
Reviewer: Reviewer for a Journal
2019:  Journal of Banking and Finance (International).
2018 – 2019:  Finance Research Letters (International).
2018 – 2019:  Journal of Business Ethics (International).
2016:  Emerging Markets Review (International).