Assistant Professor of Finance

Ph.D. in Finance, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, USA
M.S. in Finance, Baton Rouge, USA
B.S. in International Economics and Management, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy

Office: Kaletsch Campus, Office 2
Phone: +41 91 986 53 24

David Suleiman is Assistant Professor of Finance at Franklin University Switzerland. He completed his undergraduate studies in International Economics and Management at Bocconi University, and obtained a PhD in Finance from Louisiana State University in 2020.

During his time at LSU, Professor Suleiman has taught a variety of courses including courses in Financial Markets and Institutions, Investments, and Principles of Finance. He received a teaching award in 2019. At Franklin, he has been teaching courses in Managerial Finance, International Financial Management, and Introduction to Business Systems. His research focuses on the relationship between financial institutions and corporate client firms.


Research interests:

His research focuses on: Financial Institutions, Corporate Financial Policies, Cost of Debt, IPOs, and Family businesses.

Honors and achievements:

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award, E. J. Ourso College of Business, LSU, 2019

AFA Travel Grant, American Finance Association (AFA), 2017

Barnidge Fellowship, LSU, 2015

Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Department of Finance, LSU, 2015-2020