Dr. Raheel Gohar is a specialist in corporate finance and his areas of research include family business enterprises, capital structure, corporate governance, dividend payout policies, financial innovations and firm performance. His articles have appeared in leading journals including Emerging Markets Finance and Trade, Journal of Business Ethics, Journal of Applied Finance & Banking and International Journal of Intercultural Relations. He has written more than 16 scholarly articles in diverse areas in finance.
He holds a BBA and MBA in finance from Peshawar University, Pakistan and a PhD in finance from the Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey. He has won a number of awards including Winner of Cultural Exchange Scholarship Program for the Session 2002 offered by the Ministry of Education Pakistan and PhD research fellowship Award (BIDEB) offered by Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) Oct. 2006 – Sep 2007.