Umar Farooq

Assistant Professor
  • FAST School of Management
  • (041) 111-128-128
  • Ext: 264


Currently, Mr. Umar Farooq is completing his PhD from COMSATS Lahore in the area of costs and prediction of financial distress. He completed his BBA (Finance) and MBA (Finance) from University of the Punjab. He is specialized in corporate finance issues especially regarding prediction of financial distress, costs of financial distress, restructuring strategies, capital structure decisions, working capital policies and dividend policy.
He also has good research background. He has more than 13 research publications in various international journals. He is also an expert of various mind mapping software, literature review software, reference management software and quantitative data analysis software.


  • MBA(Finance), University of Punjab, Pakistan (2011)
  •  BBA, University of Punjab, Pakistan (2009)