Charles Guez

Executive Professor

Charles Guez


Dr. Guez is a graduate of The Ecole Superieure de Commerce, Rouen, France. He obtained his MBA and Ph.D. from Penn State University. Dr. Guez joined the Faculty of The University of Houston in 1976 to establish the International Finance program. He also taught in the Executive Development Program.

After several years of teaching, Dr. Guez joined the business community and obtained valuable experience in the fields of International Banking (First International Bank in Houston), Oil Field Supplies(Trouvay & Cauvin),Investment Real Estate(Grubb & Ellis), and Brokerage and Portfolio Management(Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, and Banc One Securities). Dr. Guez was also an Auditor with KPMG in Paris, France.

Dr. Guez served as an adjunct faculty at the Bauer College of Business for several years while working in the Brokerage Industry. He joined the Bauer College of Business full time in 2002, and contributed in setting up the Cougar Fund. He is currently the NASDAQ Executive Professor of Finance, and Director of the Commercial Banking Program in the Bauer College of Business. He teaches Commercial Banking, Financial Markets, Financial Systems, and Principles of Financial Management in the Honor Program. Dr. Guez has developed the Commercial Banking Certificate for undergraduate students. This Certificate is supported by an Advisory Board comprising twenty three Banks operating in the Houston market.

Areas of Expertise

  • Financial Services
  • International Business
  • Real Estate

Contact Info

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  • Fina 3332 Corporate Finance
  • Fina 4341 Commercial Banking
  • Fina 4340 Financial Systems
  • Fina 7340 Financial Markets
  • Fina 7341 Commercial Banking
  • Fina 7397 Competitive Environment in the Financial Industry


Ph.D. Finance
The Pennsylvania State University
MBA Accounting
The Pennsylvania State University
Ecole Superieure de Commerce et d'Administration des Entreprises,
Rouen, France