- Ph.D., University of Zurich, Switzerland
- Lic.oec. University of Zurich, Switzerland
- international banking and finance
- risk management of financial institutions
- financial education
Alfred Mettler joined GSU in 1998. Previously he has held positions at the Swiss Banking Institute (University of Zurich, Switzerland), Thunderbird (the Garvin School of International Management), and at New York University. He has won several teaching awards, including the faculty recognition award for teaching and the students’ Crystal Apple award for excellence in teaching at Georgia State University. His research focuses among other things on equity/debt financing of corporations, enterprise risk management applications, and the management of credit risk exposures.
Mettler is active in several executive education programs in Europe and the U.S., and has consulted for numerous organizations, including UBS, Morgan Stanley, Swiss Bank Corp., Nestle, Lucent, and others.