Dr. Ikhlaas Gurrib

Name Dr. Ikhlaas Gurrib
Highest Degree PhD Curtin University, Australia
Position Associate Professor
Email ikhlaas@cud.ac.ae
Telephone/Ext +971(4)7096140
Location D2-05A
Faculty Faculty of Management
Name Dr. Ikhlaas Gurrib
Position Associate Professor
Email ikhlaas@cud.ac.ae
Telephone/Ext +971(4)7096140
Location D2-05A
Highest Degree PhD Curtin University, Australia
Faculty Faculty of Management

Biography

Dr. Gurrib holds a PhD in Finance and a Bachelor of Commerce (Economics and Finance) from Curtin University (Australia), a Master of Finance and a Master of Professional Accounting from Victoria State University, Australia.

Prior to joining CUD he was an Assistant Professor at Prince Sultan University, Saudi Arabia, and also taught at Curtin Business School, Australia. Dr. Gurrib is also experienced in the finance industry, having worked as a Finance Manager with Westpac Bank, Australia.

Research Interests Keywords

Event analysis, Macroeconomic analysis and financial markets, Portfolio management

Academic Publications

Research Projects/Grants/Programs

CRPG 2019. Setting up the framework to allow the UAE to champion cross border lending using financial technologies. In progress. The program proposes a framework to allow the UAE government to align its credit lending policies with GCC states. The program is aligned with the Financial Services Technology area of the Science & Technology (STI) policy which falls under the umbrella of Vision 2021.

Participation in Scientific Boards and Committees

Reviewer of Studies in Economics & Finance, Reviewer of Review in Economics & Finance, Editorial board member of the Risk Governance and Control: Financial Markets & Institutions Journal

Awards and Honors

  • Best researcher award at the Canadian University Dubai (2013-2014, 2015-2016)
  • Curtin University Post Graduate Scholarship Award (CUPSA) holder (2006-2007).