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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Dr. Alex Bowen

Principal Research Fellow

Alex Bowen recently joined the new Grantham Research Centre on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics and Political Science as Principal Research Fellow. He is particularly interested in the design of policy regimes for tackling harmful climate change and in their macroeconomic consequences, including impacts on labour markets, firms and natural resource pricing.…

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Hiro Tamura

Partner

Hiro Tamura is a Partner at Atomico, actively looking for great founders and companies to work with across the globe. Having joined the firm in 2008, Hiro has led Atomico’s growth to become a leading institutional fund manager.…

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Dr. Jummy Okoya

MBA Director

Jummy is an experienced lecturer and trainer with more than 10 years’ experience of teaching both at undergraduate and post graduate level with several UK higher education institutions. She has got extensive capability in providing teaching and training services in Human Resources Management, Learning and Development, Business Information systems, Personal Development planning, Continuous Professional Development and E-Learning.…

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Prof. Verity Brown

PVC Impact and Innovation

Professor Brown comes to UEL from the University of St Andrews in Scotland, where she is a professor of behavioural neuroscience. From 2014-2016, Professor Brown was vice principal (enterprise and engagement) at St Andrews, where her work included leading the university’s enterprise strategy and guiding strategic development of externally-facing assets of the St Andrews’ estate. …

Dr. Huda H. Mohamed

Director in Public Health

Huda H. Mohamed studied Medicine at Ain Shams University, Cairo. She completed the Master in Community Medicine, University of Khartoum and UK Specialist Training in Public Health. She is a Fellow of the Faculty of Public Health and has experience in medical education, leadership development, communicable disease control, prevention and surveillance.…

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Dan-Sallau Yahaya

Director

Dan-Sallau has extensive public and private sector experience spanning over twenty (20) years in both Nigeria and the United Kingdom. He has had a successful career in retail and investment banking.…

Kiu Sum

Nutritionist

Kiu Sum is a Registered Associate Nutritionist who graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Human Nutrition from the University of Westminster, and then went on to complete an MRes in Clinical Research (Human Nutrition) at Imperial College, London.…

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Dr. Tillal Eldabi

Senior Lecturer

Dr. Tillal Eldabi Dr Eldabi is a senior lecturer at Brunel Business School, Brunel University, UK, and Director of the PhD without residence programme. He has a PhD in Simulation Modelling.…

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Mr. Lim Kitack

Secretary General

Mr. Lim was born in Masan, Gyeongsangnam-do, in the Republic of Korea. He majored in nautical science at the Korea Maritime and Ocean University (KMOU), Busan, graduating in 1977. He worked on ships as a Korean naval officer and for an international shipping company.…

Richard Hutson

Researcher

Richard Hutson has completed a BSc in Human Nutrition from the University of Westminster, London. The work reported in this study is based on research carried out for his final year project as part of the undergraduate study.…

Ewa Hammarberg

Researcher

Ewa Hammarberg is a Member of The Association for Nutrition Society, UK and holds a first class honours BSc in Human Nutrition from the University of Westminster. One of her latest projects evaluated human subject’s physiological responses to meal replacement shakes that were aimed for weight loss.…

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Ann Pettifor

Director

Ann Pettifor was born in South Africa and took her degree in politics and economics at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. She spent a formative period of her life in Tanzania in the early 1970s before coming to Britain, and working at the Headquarters of the British Labour Party.…

Dr. Ishraqa M.A. Awad

Consultant

Ishraqa M.A. Awad studied Medicine at the University of Khartoum and an MPH from Nottingham University. She is a Member of the UK Faculty of Public Health and worked as a Consultant Regional Epidemiologist with the Health Protection Agency and Consultant in Public Health with Sandwell Primary Care Trust, UK.…

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Rudi Page

Chief Executive

Award-winning Management Consultant specialising in policy implementation for International Trade Support, Healthcare Management Systems, Workforce Development (Equalities) and Corporate Social Impact. Adviser, Ministry of Health and the Environment of the Government of Antigua and Barbuda.…

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Prof. Alan Purohit

Consultant

Dr. Purohit is an enthusiastic and dedicated scientist in the fields of cancer aetiology and therapeutics with over twenty years’ academic – industrial experience in Oncology Drug Discovery & Women’s Health. …

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Ahmed Abdeldaim

Project Coordinator

Over 10 years professional experience in banking as part of the planning and strategy team. Selected out of a pool of experts to  oversee the on boarding of Fraud Operation. Great experience of stakeholder management.  …

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Dr. Okeoma John-Paul Okeke

Researcher/Lecturer/Consultant

Professional experience in teaching in a variety of Business Management, Leadership and Human Resource Management modules. Personally driven with an ability to inspire, motivate and challenge students and project teams to achieve their potential.…

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Prof. Geoff Thompson

Founder and Chair

Geoff Thompson MBE FRSA DL is a former world champion athlete and one of the country’s most respected sports administrators and youth activists. Raised in Hackney, Mr Thompson has unique connections to east London and is a lifelong advocate of the role that education, sport and culture play in improving the lives of young people. …