Dr. Anis Samet holds a Ph.D. from HEC-Montreal-Canada and he is certified Financial Risk Manager (FRM) and certified Bloomberg Professional. He is currently teaching undergraduate and EMBA courses at the American University of Sharjah (AACSB accredited), UAE. He offered several training in Finance and Risk Management to several institutions including the UAE Central Bank, UAE Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA), Dubai Financial Market (DFM), Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), Nasdaq-Dubai, Sharjah Asset Management (SAM), and Sharjah Finance Ministry. Before moving to the UAE, he worked as a Risk Management Advisor at the largest pension fund in Canada. His research interests include international finance, risk management, liquidity, asset pricing, corporate finance, and corporate governance. Dr. Anis Samet has made several professional presentations at international conferences and workshops.