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Ms. Scherzade Agha
Lecturer
Finance & Investment

NBS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
NUST Business School, H-12 Sector, Islamabad
Tel : +92-51-90853166

Specialization
Finance, Investment and Asset Management, Algorithmic Trading

Education
Passed Level I of the CFA examination in 2016,CFA Institute,USA. MFIN (Energy),A.B Freeman School of Business,Tulane University, USA. Passed Level I of the JAIBP examination, Institute of Bankers, Pakistan. BBA Hons (Fin & Acct),Air University, Pakistan

 

Scherzade Agha graduated with a gold medal from Air University in 2014. She started her career with Bank Alfalah Limited right after graduation. She was part of the prestigious Learning and Development division, a performance-based division of the bank. Scherzade handled the learning and development requirements of more than 100 branches, and was also part of the training team.

In 2015, Scherzade received the Fulbright award to pursue Masters in Finance from A.B Freeman School of Business. In 2016, Scherzade graduated from the MS Finance program with a Dean’s Service Award and a membership in the Beta Gamma Sigma –highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate program accredited by AACSB International.

During her time in US, Scherzade Agha got the opportunity to work on various projects, the most notable of that was Darwin Fenner Fund. She was handpicked by the business school faculty to manage the prestigious 4.5 Million Dollars investment fund along with certain other students. She also had the honor of representing the fund along with her colleagues at Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS) and they won an award for generating excellent returns. 

At Tulane, she also had the opportunity to be interviewed by Voice of America and Big Happy Media New Orleans to share her experience as an international student and as an Oil and Gas Equity Analyst in the course Freeman Reports. Scherzade also enjoys the honor of being a TEDx speaker. 

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Ms. Agha’s research interests include Investment and Asset Pricing, Asset Management, Option Pricing, Valuation, Technical Analysis, Fixed Income Analytics, and Energy Modeling