Dr. Owen F. Cargol is a senior academician with extensive experience in the higher education sector having worked with institutions like, The American University of Iraq, Abu Dhabi University, Northern Arizona University, University of Maine, Highline College, North Idaho College and more recently Jumeria University and now Al Yamamah University as the dean. Dr. Cargol completed his doctoral degree from Pennsylvania State University and holds a post doctoral degree from Harvard while currently heading the College of Business Administration, Al Yamamah University as the Dean. With subject matter expertise in international management, strategic management, leadership, organizational behavior and higher education management, Dr. Cargol has significantly contributed to the growth of the higher education sector in the region.