Mr Jean Bessala

Salford Business School

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Current positions

Lecturer in Finance


Dr Jean Bessala is a Lecturer in Finance at the University of Salford, Manchester, UK. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Financial Engineering from Central University of Tunis (2012). J Bessala received his PhD (2022) from Salford University.

Jean has been teaching in HE since 2018 and is currently acting as module leader for several undergraduate and master courses in the area of accounting, finance, banking and business.

Areas of Research

Corporate Takeovers, Equity and Debt Issues, Banking Regulations,
Deep Learning Models with Finance Applications, Sustainable Finance.

Areas of Supervision

Mergers & Acquisitions
Debt & Equity Offering
Corporate Finance


Banking regulations, Bank Management
Regulatory Environment, International Trade, Corporate Governance

Qualifications and Recognitions

  • PhD in Business and Management

    2017 - 2021
  • International Banking and Finance

    2015 - 2016
  • BSc in Financial Engineering

    2009 - 2011