Students

Asad Rauf

Contact Details:

Phone:+43(1)31336 Ex 4806
Email: asad.rauf@vgsf.ac.at

Asad was born in Kolkata, the erstwhile capital of India. He graduated in Computer Science from St. Xavier’s College (Kolkata) in 2008 and worked as software developer for 3 years. He then moved to London School of Economics in 2011 to pursue his Masters in Risk and Finance. After having worked as a long term intern with BNP Paribas in London, Asad moved back to India in 2013 and took up teaching assignments in various institutes as a visiting faculty of finance.

Finance and Economics aside, Asad likes to keep a tab on the political and social affairs of the world, especially of his native land. He also has a keen interest in modern history. He likes playing football and chess.

Research Interest:

Banking and Financial Intermediation, Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management & Monetary Policy.

Education:

  • 2014 – : PhD in Finance at the Vienna Graduate School of Finance
  • 2011 – 2012: MSc in Risk and Finance at London School of Economics & Political Science
  • 2005 – 2008: BSc in Computer Science at St. Xavier’s College under University of Calcutta

Work Experience:

  • 2013 – 2014: Guest Faculty in Finance and Corporate Trainer
  • 2012 – 2013: Long Term Internship with BNP Paribas in London
  • 2008 – 2011:  Software developer in India