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Dr. Jamal Al-Zayer

Associate Professor

Dr. Jamal A. Al-Zayer graduated with a PhD in decision science and operations management from the University of Texas at Austin. Currently he teaches at King Fahd University for Petroleum & Minerals.…

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Prof. Abdulla Y. Al-Hawaj

President

Prof. Al Hawaj ranks in the top echelon of educational leaders in the Arabian Gulf. His incumbency in numerous managerial posts in prestigious organizations associated with educational development at a national level, his academic accolades from esteemed institutions, attests to Professor Al-Hawaj’s being in the vanguard of higher educational reform in the Kingdom of Bahrain.…

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Prof. Amer Al-Roubaie

Dean

Professor Amer Al-Roubaie teaches Economics and currently the Dean of the Colege of Business and Finance at Ahlia University, Bahrain. He holds Ph.D. degree in Economics from McGill University in Montreal Canada.…

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Prof. AbdelGadir Warsama Ghalib

Legal Advisor and Professor of Law

Practicing law since 1975. Specializes in business & commercial laws. Was a legal advisor in Ministry of Justice – Sudan, legal advisor, Central Bank of Oman – Sultanate of Oman, legal advisor.…

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Fahad Al-Khaldi

Research Analysts

Fahad Al-Khaldi, is a Ph.D. Student in Politics and International Relations. He holds an M.B.A (Economics) with a thesis of the “ The Role of Human Capital in Economics Performance: The Case of Bahrain”.…

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Dr. Thaira Al Shirawi

President Assistant

Thaira Mohammed Al Shirawi was born in 1963 in Cairo, Egypt. She received her MBA from The University of Strathclyde in 2002 and PhD from Brunel University in 2016. Thaira joined Ahlia University in 2009 and is currently a lecturer in the Department of Management and Marketing in the Faculty of Business and Finance and is also the Director of PR & Media.…

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Dr. Subhadra Ganguli

Associate Professor

Dr. Subhadra Ganguli is Associate Professor of Economics in Ahlia University, Kingdom of Bahrain. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from University of California in Riverside, USA. Dr. Ganguli has experience in academic teaching, research, quality assurance and consulting for the last 20 years in India, USA and Bahrain.

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prof. Wajeeh Elali

Vice President

Wajeeh Elali is a professor of finance and Vice President for Administration and Finance at Ahlia University, Bahrain. He joined Ahlia University after more than a decade teaching at McGill University, Canada.…

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Dr. Mansoor Alaali

Dean

Dr. Alaali obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Aston in Birmingham, U.K. He taught Computer Science and Information Technology courses at the University of Bahrain for over 20 years.…

Dr. Hadeel Showket Al Obaidy

Lecturer

Dr. Hedeel Showket Al Obaidy is currently teaching in the Department of Engineering at Ahlia University in Bahrain. Dr. Al Obaidy earned her PhD from the University of Technology, Iraq in 2006.…

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Mohamed Alkhateeb

Consultant

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Dr. Anji Ben Hamed

Lecturer in Entrepreneurship

Dr. Anji Benhamed holds a PhD from the University of Paris 13, Sorbonne, Paris City, in the area of Strategic Management and Entrepreneurship with the highest level of distinction that could be awarded for a PhD in that first Category University in France.…

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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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Dr. Ramzi Bendebka

Assistant Professor

Ramzi Bendebka is a lecturer in International Islamic University Malaysia. He is an experienced Consultant, Researcher, Teacher and Trainer with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Teaching, Research, Identifying problems and brainstorming potential solutions, Planning and organizing, Oriented toward service, Attentive to details, Academic Writing, Analytics, Training, Excellent at written and oral communication, and Executive Management among others.…