Mohamed is a highly experienced, learning and development professional, with a track record of success in academia and industry. He has special expertise in the design, delivery and management of industry relevant training and competency development programs for new Graduates and those under career transition to specialized technical and leadership positions. He has successfully developed and implemented competency standards, personal development plans (PDPs), professional ladders, e-Learning, talent management strategy, leadership development initiatives, ZADCO management induction and coaching for performance management program. He is passionate about people development. He has been working at Zakum Development Company (ZADCO), Abu Dhabi, since July 2002 in senior advisory and specialist positions, and is currently leading the Capability Management Team. Prior to joining ZADCO, he worked for 11 years as a Faculty and then Head of Chemical Engineering at Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT). He has 12 years of industry experience in India, Saudia Arabia and Bahrain in various Engineering positions. He has a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, CHRP (Certified Human Resource Professional) Certification from American Certification Institute, and CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel Development) Certificate in Oil & Gas Talent Management. He has Train the Trainer Certification and is also a Certified Executive and Corporate Coach.