AACSB Middle East Virtual Information Session – Accreditation and Membership

September 29, 2020 | Online










Sherif Kamel

The School of Business and Professor of Management

The American University in Cairo, Egypt

SherifKamel is a Professor of Management at The American University in Cairo. Before joining AUC, he served as the Director of the Regional IT Institute and managed the training department of the Cabinet of Egypt Information and Decision Support Center. He consults with government organizations and corporations, addressing organizational transformation, executive development, IT,management and strategy. He was a guest lecturer, and taught degree and non-degree programs for numerous universities across Europe and North America. He was invited as a panelist/speaker on a variety of policy issues including Asia-Middle East Dialogue, EBRD, European Foundation for Management Development, the Middle East Institute, the International MonetaryFund and the World Bank. He has wona number of organizational leadership awards for serving the IT community from Conf-IRM (Canada), Cabinet of Egypt and IRMA (USA).


Sherifholds a PhD in information systems from London School of Economics and Political Science. In addition, Kamel is an Eisenhower Fellow and a Center for Global Enterprise Fellow. He is a member of the AACSB International Middle East Advisory Council andEduniversal International Scientific Committee. He was a member of the World Bank Knowledge Advisory Commission and founding member of the Internet Society of Egypt. He was a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors (Canada).


Tim Mescon

Executive Vice-President and Chief Officer, Europe, Middle East, and Africa
AACSB International

Ihsan Zakri

Manager, Accreditation, Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AACSB International