Senior Lecturer at Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, Sindh, Pakistan
Waheed Ali Umrani, from Pakistan, is serving as a Sr. Lecturer, in Sukkur Institute of Business Administration, Sukkur, Sindh, Pakistan. Mr. Umrani has a vast experience of professional teaching and training. Currently pursuing PhD in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management Mr. Umrani has research interests in both qualitative and quantitative research, specifically; he his research interest includes Strategic Entrepreneurship, Corporate Entrepreneurship, Cultural understandings, Leadership and Service Quality. He has worked in collaboration with Lahore University of Management Sciences, (LUMS) Pakistan, Indian Institute of Management Banglore, (India), Asia Pascific Institute of India and The University of Wollongong, Australia (Dubai Campus) for developing teaching cases. Mr. Umrani has published in Business & Economics Journal, Emerald Emerging Case Study Journal, International Postgraduate Business Journal, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, and Management Science Letters. Some of his work is under-review with high quality journals such as Studies in Business & Economics Journal, Human Resource for health, Global Business Review, International Strategic Management Review and the South Asian Journal of human resource management.
Some of the institutes where Mr. Umrani has conducted trainings so far are World Bank, Nestle (Pakistan), US-AID (Pakistan), SRSO (Pakistan), P&G (Pakistan), Sharijah University, UAE, Universiti Utara Malaysia, Universiti of Malaysia, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Lahore, Isra Pakistan and Sukkur IBA. One of his most popular training programme is about ‘use of Structural Equation Modeling in Modern Research’ which he has conducted in Malaysia, Dubai and Pakistan. Mr. Umrani is also co-founder of IPAD that stands for Institute for Professional and Academic Development, this virtual body has been organizing training workshops from young university and university students to professional in large multinational organizations.
He is among the founding fellows of Center for Sustainability Research and Consultancy and is part of the core organizing team of 1st International Conference on Economics Business and Social Sciences.