SK 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 SK network.

Interested in joining the SK expert directory? 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

You can also join the expert directories of our sister organisation: World Association for Sustainable Development (WASD) and Middle Eastern Knowledge Economy Institute (MEKEI).

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Abdelkhalig Babkeir


Professional Experience as a Chief Financial Officer. Seiner Expert in financial due diligence and business Acquisition

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Prof. Osama Yassin


I work on experimental and computational Solid State Physics. A former regular associate of the International Centre of Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy. Interested in working on functional matetials by empolying experimental and computational techniques.…

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Dr. Hisham Abdelrahman


Hisham Yusuf Abdelrahman, a PhD holder and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI), a VIP member in the worldwide Who’s Who USA Registry of executives, professionals and entrepreneurs, is an experienced senior manager who leads H&H consultancy since 2001.…

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Moniem Ibrahim

Theatre & Video Maker

A Sudanese theatre and video practitioner, has worked as a director, actor, camera operator and editor through the years. Moneim studied at the High Institute for Music and Drama (1987 – 1995).…

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Dr. Ahmed E Sidahmed

Associate Director

Extensive experience- agriculture & rural development with FAO, IFAD, USAID, AU-IBAR, WB. Led, managed advised, evaluated, reviewed, assessed development, research and emergency programs; coordinated strategies, work plans. Negotiated, raised funds.…

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Ahmed Bannaga

Legal Advisor

Ahmed is a practicing lawyer in Sudan and a member of the Chartered institute of Arbitrator –London holding the title –MCIArb. He graduated from SOAS, University of London with LLM in Dispute & Conflict Resolution where he specialized in international arbitration in 2009.…

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Ahmed Elamin

Safety (HSE) Manager

Professional Safety (HSE) Manager with over 12 years of managerial experience, directing operations of safety practices and regulations in oil & gas and construction industries. Regularly acquires in-depth knowledge of safety legislation and securing environment from related hazards and threads.…

Shawqi Abureesh

Claims Manager

More than 35 years experience in Insurance and Risk Management Field out of which 28 years in Oil & Gas Insurance Industry for Corporates with reputed Oil&Gas Companies like Abu Dhabi National Oil Co(ADNOC),Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Co(ADMA-OPCO) in AbuDhabi-UAE and Qatar Petroleum(QP) in Doha-Qatar.…

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Dr. Abubakr Hussein

Senior Expert

Senior Expert at the Arab Planning Institute (API) in Kuwait. He is a PhD holder in Finance and Marketing, graduated at Humboldt University of Berlin in Germany, and an M.…

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Olivia Joseph-Aluko


Olivia Joseph- Aluko LLB, B.L, MA (law) is a Social justice advocate, with a proclivity for social issues impacting on Black Africans. She started her career in law in Nigeria, Africa, where she qualified as a Solicitor and Barrister in 1992.…

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Dr. Siham El-Kafafi

Director of Research

Dr Siham El-Kafafi comes with wide overseas industry experience and consultancy (i.e. medical, manufacturing and service industry) before becoming an academic for the past 18 years.  Her teaching experience plays a leadership role in the creation of high quality student experience in a wide range of business courses e.g.…

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Dr. Lamia Eltigani Elfadil Mahmoud

Medical Officer

I am a medical doctor, graduated from Faculty of Medicine, University of Khartoum in 1994. I hold a clinical MD in Community Medicine from the Post Graduate Board of the same University (2006).…

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Osama Regaah

Senior Legal; Compliance Counsel

I possess a law degree Specialization in Common laws from Khartoum University. I have very successful experience at biggest UAE companies. An effective communicator with excellent interpersonal & management skills, Thrive in both independent and collaborative work environments.…

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Samantha Tipper

PhD Student

Currently pursuing a PhD in human bioarchaeology, with a focus on spinal disease in ancient Nubia from the Meroitic to Christian periods. I have over 10 years of university level lecturing experience, including courses in Crime Scene Investigation, Criminalistics and Forensic Anthropology for the University of Maryland (UMUC).  …

Dr. Ibrahim Mamadu


Dr. Ibrahim Mamadu MBBS, MPH is a doctor and public health/epidemiology specialist. He is a graduate of the University of Maiduguri College of Medical Sciences. He graduated from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, with an Msc in Public Health (developing countries) and worked with the same institution.…

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Prof. Njidda M Gadzama


Prof Njidda M. Gadzama is Professor Emeritus of Zoology and Environmental Science at University of Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria. He is an academic leader having been pioneer Pro-Chancellor of National Open University of Nigeria; Vice-Chancellor, University of Maiduguri; and the Acting Vice-Chancellor, University of Port Harcourt.…

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Prof. Nassereldeen Kabbashi


A Professional who has an earned doctorate in Environmental Engineering specialties from Malaysia, with at twenty years of consulting, researching and guiding experience at University, institution and non-governmental level, and Sector Planning.…

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Deyaeldin Abdullah


From June 2013 to Dec 2013: At ALFA Project CO. LTD. (60 street, Khartoum, Sudan), CIVIL ENGINEER (INTERNEE) – Transportation and Construction
In March 2013 (one month): At Khartoum for Roads and Bridges Company (Sudan), CIVIL SITE ENGINEER – Structures and Construction
From September 2015 to July 2016: At Technocon Engineering group (TEG), 60 street, P.O.…

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Dr. Okeoma John-Paul Okeke

Lecturer; Researcher; Consultant

Dr John-Paul Okeke is a researcher, a lecturer and a consultant. John-Paul has professional experience in teaching in a variety of Business Management, Leadership and Human Resource Management modules. John-Paul is personally driven to inspire, motivate and challenge students and project teams to achieve their potential.…