Dr. Husayn Shahrur

Head of MENA Asset Management - NBK Capital

Husayn is a Managing Director at NBK Capital. He leads the MENA Asset Management team. He first joined the team as a Senior Equity Strategist. Prior to joining NBK Capital, he worked as a consultant for the Active Equity Group at State Street Global Advisors. Husayn also served as Professor of Finance at Bentley University. He has several publications in leading finance journals.

His research is in the area of Capital Structure, Mergers and Acquisitions, and Investments. His most recent research focuses on how to predict equity prices using supplier-chain linkages and is used in equity forecasting models at top international money management companies. Husayn holds a Ph.D. in Finance from Georgia State University and a BBA and an MBA from the American University of Beirut.