Our chairman, Mr. M N Raju, is an eminent educationist with a vision to create knowledge-driven societies through education and research. He is the founder of MNR GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS, INDIA, which is the owning company of MNR Talent and Skill Development Institute, Dubai.
Our director, Mr. Mohammed Riazuddin, is highly experienced in setting up prestigious institutions such as Al Ghurair University, BITS Pilani Dubai Campus, Ras Al Khaimah Health & Medical University and Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai Campus as well as two training institutes, Dubai International Institute and Dubai Institute of Business Management. He brought global partnerships from institutions such as George Mason University, Columbia University New York and Purdue University among others.
The faculty of the Indian School of Business and its partner universities will be conducting the programs of ISB. MNR Talent and Skill Development Institution invites prominent faculty in all areas of its offerings.
Every program will have a dedicated resource person who is carefully chosen for his or her specialization, quality presentations, and good track record. We would like to show case some prominent motivational speakers and visiting faculty associated with our Institution, as outlined below:
Mr. Barakat is a US Certified Public Accountant (CPA) since 1990 having qualified with a personal acknowledgment letter from the President of California State Board of Accountancy. He also holds an MBA with Honors from the American University of Beirut.
He has over 30 years of extensive work experience in the field of Audit, Accounting, and Strategic Management. He worked at PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) for seven years as a Senior Manager in Audit & Business Advisory Services.
In 1995, he joined World Gold Council as a Regional Finance, Administration& Planning Manager and then was promoted to Managing Director for the Middle East, Turkey, and Pakistan. Currently, he is managing his own private business. In addition to his extensive work experience, Mr. Barakat is a leader in the fields of professional training and human development with more than 20 years of successfully qualifying candidates to pass their exams.
He taught at the American University of Beirut, American University of Dubai and Buffalo State University. He is a lead instructor at reputed training institutes. He also conducted corporate training courses for large organizations to name few, Abu Dhabi Investments Authority, Mubadala, Abu Dhabi Accountability Authority, Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, Tawazun, RasGas, Qatar Investments Authority and others. Mr. Barakat will be leading our professional training programs.