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 include all people who either participated in any of our various events (conferences, seminars, workshops, debates, etc) and/or contributed to one of our publications (books and journals). If you are interested in joining the WASD network directory, please  complete the application form. Please check your details in our directory after 48 hrs and if you can not find your name, please contact the directory coordinator at admin@wasd.org.uk.

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Jing Chai

Operational Manager

Mr Jing Chai (Carlos) is an entrepreneur both in real estate and the IT industry. He graduated from Unitec,
majoring in Marketing, and ICL Business School, majoring in International Business. Currently, he is working at the Greenspot Corporation as Operational Manager.

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Dr. Sushil Varma


Dr Sushil Varma has completed his PhD and MBA from Southern Cross University in Australia. His thesis was in TQM of Biomedical Technology Management in Public Hospitals. He also holds several engineering qualifications and has presented several academic papers in various conferences and universities.…

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Dr. Sung Je Lee

Senior Lecturer

Dr Sung Je Lee is a Senior Lecturer at Massey Institute of Food Science and Technology. His research interests are in the area of development of delivery systems (dry or liquid form) encapsulating bioactive compound (phytochemicals) for food (functional foods and beverages) and other industrial applications (pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, nutrition) using various biopolymers and encapsulation and emulsification technologies. …

Diego Pinto

Web Developer

Diego Pinto is a web developer with more than five years of professional experience in digital products development, agile management, user experience design, digital media data analysis and innovation strategies, who has worked in small, medium and large companies in Brazil and New Zealand.…

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Dr. Siham El-Kafafi

Director & Business Consultant

Siham El-Kafafi has a wide industry and consultancy experience in the medical, manufacturing and service industry besides being an academic for the past 21 years. Her teaching experience plays a leadership role in the creation of high quality student experience in a wide range of business courses.…

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Dr. Vikram Murthy

Founding Director

Dr. Vikram Murthy is a senior leadership expert with over thirty-five years of global experience in the USA, Australia, New Zealand, UAE and Oman (where his companies were the first technology IPOs in the Muscat Stock Exchange).…