Network

MEKEI, in conjunction with WASD, has built a strong network of researchers, policy makers, educators, consultants and employers from all parts of the world to exchange knowledge and experience and discuss current developments and challenges. This directory can be used to help find, support and collaborate with experts from the network.

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Hassan Hamdoun

Research Fellow

Research Fellow at Natural and Computing Sciences, University of Aberdeen. Working on data analysis and Complex networks modelling and optimisation with applications to Communications networks, Health, broadband networks, Information Communications Technology (ICT)  Energy Management and internet of things (IOT)-based networks. …

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Michael Busler

Professor

Dr. Michael Busler is a Professor of Finance, Finance Track Coordinator and a Fellow at the William J, Hughes Center for Public Policy at Stockton University. He teaches undergraduate courses in Finance and Game Theory as well as Managerial Economics and Corporate Finance in the MBA Program.…

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Elsadig Musa Ahmed

Professor

Dr. Elsadig Musa Ahmed is a Professor at Economics Unit and Coordinator for Post Graduate programs of the Faculty of Business and Law, Chair person of Center for Globalization and Sustainable Research (CGSR) Multimedia University (MMU), Melaka Campus, Malaysia, member of Research and Development and the Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) Coordination Committee (ICC) MMU.…

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John Adams

Professor

Professor Adams is the Head of Department of Economics at the British University in Egypt and was previously Director of the China-EU Research Centre based in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was also the Economic Policy Adviser to Age Scotland prior to joining the BUE.…

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Moh’d Ajlouni

Chairman

My general teaching and research interests lie in Finance. I have developed a special interest in the areas of financial markets, international finance, corporate finance, and corporate governance. Using financial and economics principles and econometric techniques, I would like to explore different relationships and linkages among important economic variables.…

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Sara Mubarak Al Mehairbi

Analyst

Sara is the first MBA Knowledge and Innovation Management graduate of Brighton Business School while she was working as Manager Knowledge Management for the Department of Municipal Affairs (DMA), Government of Abu Dhabi, UAE.…

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Reem N Bsaiso

Founder & Managing Partner

Senior international consultant in knowledge economy for human capital, merging ICT in education policies on national levels through scalable and cost-effective models, running global programs on knowledge economy skills and job creation; and researcher and planner of national assessments and outreach initiatives.…

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Saif Al Mannan

CEO

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Ahmed Fahal

Director

Prof. Fahal trained in medicine at the University of Khartoum, Sudan. He then pursued his post-graduate surgical training in Khartoum and London leading to a consultant surgeon position at Soba University Hospital, Sudan.…

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Prof. Sonny Nwankwo

Provost

Prior to moving to Nigeria, Sonny Nwankwo was a Professor of Marketing and Director of the Noon Centre for Equality and Diversity in Business within East London Business School, University of East London, UK.…

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Abdulhasan Al-Dairi

President

Abdulhasan Al-Dairi is the president of Bahrain SMEs Society, a founding member and shareholder of various companies in and out of Bahrain. He has been a researcher and practitioner in the field of entrepreneurship and SMEs development for almost two decades.…

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Randa Osman

Head of Department

Head Bio-Pesticides and-Biofertilizers Department, Environment, Natural Resources and Desertification Research Institute- Assistant professor of Soil Microbiology and Biotechnology, National Center for Research, Khartoum, Sudan.

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Ahmed Hussein Mohammed

Advisor

I am a recognized expert on strategic planning, development cooperation and South-South and Triangular Cooperation. My experiences have been gained through continuous interactions with various UN specialised agencies and multilateral donors in both civil society roles as well as EU and public sector, culminating with my current position as the International consultant(Home-based) on South-South Cooperation for the Arab States with the United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation. …

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Prof. W. Edward Steinmueller

Director

Steinmueller received his Ph.D. in economics from Stanford University His works include industrial economics studies of software, integrated circuit and telecommunication industries and the book Mobilizing the Information Society: Strategies for Growth and Opportunity, Oxford University Press, 2000 (with R.…

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Sarra Ahmed Mohamed Saad

Assistant Research Professor

Sarra was born in Sudan and awarded the PhD degree in Soil Science in 2002 from University of Goettingen, Germany. She was graduated from Faculty of Agriculture, University of Khartoum majoring in Soil Science. …

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Hend Al Muftah

Vice President

Dr. Al Muftah obtained her PhD from the University of Exeter in the UK in 2004, with a focus on human capital in Qatar. She has published her research in a number of academic journals.​ She has held several managerial positions, working as the Director of Human Resources at Qatar University (2004-2008), an advisor to the to the Vice President of Administrative Affairs at Qatar University (2009), an advisor to the Minister of Economy and Commerce (2010), Director of Human Resources at the Qatar Railways Company (2012-2014), the Executive Director of the Childhood Cultural Center (2012-2014) and as an Associate Professor at Qatar University since 2010. …