Dr Nashwa Saleh

Job: Senior Lecturer in Finance

Faculty: Business and Law

School/department: Leicester Castle Business School

Address: De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH

T: 0116 366 4465

E: nashwa.saleh@dmu.ac.uk


Personal profile

Dr. Nashwa Saleh, CFA. Nashwa has more than 20 years experience across global EM with a special focus on EMEA. She is a Certified Non-Executive Director (CNED) by the UK IoD. She has held various senior equity, debt and capital markets roles with a number of international organisations and regulatory bodies. Her track record spanned mandates with EBRD, AfDB, Central Bank of Egypt, S&P Global and KPMG Corporate Finance.

She holds a PhD in Finance from Cass Business School on Early Warning Signals for Financial Crises, is an Associate Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy (AFHEA) an MSc in Finance from London Business School and an undergraduate degree from the American University in Cairo and is author of An Anatomy of the Financial Crisis: Blowing Tumbleweed, 2010. Anthem Press Publishing.

She speaks Arabic, English & French.

Research group affiliations

The Finance and Banking Research Centre (FiBRe)

Research interests/expertise

Financial Crises, Financial Stability, Financial Inclusion, Regulation & Banking, Credit Ratings, Fintech

Areas of teaching

Fintech, Applied Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management, Risk Management


AFHEA, PhD in Finance, CFA Charter Holder, Chartered Non-Executive Director (CNED)

Courses taught

Fintech, Applied Corporate Finance, Portfolio Management, Risk Management

Honours and awards

Chevening Scholar, 2001-2002, Cass Business School PhD Bursary 2008 -2011

Membership of professional associations and societies

Higher Education Academy, CFA Society, UK Institute of Directors