Abdulrahman Al-Taweel

Faculty Profile


  • PhD, Business Administration, University of Colorado – Boulder
  • MBA, University of Colorado – Boulder
  • BSc, Chemical Engineering, University of Colorado – Boulder


AbdulRahman is an Assistant Professor of Finance at the College of Business Administration at Kuwait University. He joined the department in 2014, and has been an active member ever since. His research interests revolve around topics of Corporate Finance, Corporate Governance and Payout Policy.

AbdulRahman served as the Director of the Office of Student Training and Alumni at CBA from 2015 – 2017. AbdulRahman serves as an advisor to the Director General of State Bureau of Financial Controllers, and serves as an Independent Board Member at Gulf Bank.

Expertise and Research Interests

  • Corporate Finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Payout Policy
  • 2019-2021 Assistant Professors’ representative at the College Council
  • 2015-2017 Director of OSTA
  • 2014-Present: Assistant Professor at CBA, Kuwait University
  • Board of Directors, Gulf Bank
  • Advisor to the Director General of State Bureau of Financial Controllers

Undergraduate Courses:

  • FIN 220: Principle of Financial Management
  • FIN 327: Intermediate Financial Management
  • FIN 320: Principles of Investment
  • FIN 315: Managing Financial Institutions
  • FIN 340: Financial Modeling
  • FIN 440: International Finance
  • FIN 460: Real Estate Investment