Project Description

Pierre Yourougou is professor of finance practice at Whitman School of Management, Syracuse University. He was formerly the manager of Whitman School of Management Africa Business Program which he co-founded in 2010.  Professor Yourougou has published in major finance journals and has taught corporate finance, investment, bank management, futures and options, international financial markets, international business in the Africa, Canada, USA, China and South Korea. Before joining Syracuse University, Professor Yourougou worked for the World Bank and the African Development Bank where he held various senior level positions.  Professor Yourougou holds a Ph.D. in Banking and Finance from New York University’s Stern School of Business and an Executive Development Certificate from Harvard University.

Professor of Finance Practice
Syracuse University, Syracuse (USA)