ZUBAIR AKBAR Earned his MSc degree in Finance from Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales du Nord -EDHEC in Nice, France. His master's thesis was a comparative assessment of Islamic-based equity indexes during the 2008 global financial crisis. EOTM Executive Director, Dr. Daniel Barkley was Zubair’s thesis advisor.
EOTM programs benefited enormously from Zubair’s extraordinary talents in languages, business, and economics. Zubair Akbar taught Investment Methods and Business Management at Yale University’s “Summer Explo”. In developing these courses, Zubair incorporated interactive, out of the classroom learning session without textbooks. Students ranked his courses among the top four out more than 300 courses offered.