Lahore Pakistan and Middle East Region

An avid consultant and expert in organizational efficacy for strategy, innovation, sustainability and competitiveness, Khalil is associated with the University of Management and Technology Lahore as Assistant Professor. Mr. Khalil A. Arbi is a graduate of University of Bonn Germany, with an MSc in Resource Economics and an MBA marketing from ILM Lahore. His PhD thesis is in its final stage and is about the diagnostic study of innovation management in SMEs of Pakistan. Mr. Arbi has multidisciplinary experience of organizations like USAID, Friedrich Naumann Foundation, HEC-FAD, Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP), TDAP and competitiveness Support Fund of Pakistan. Khalil, along with academic publications in international journals, is also author of two books. He has presented his research papers in various international conferences. In a US-Pakistan faculty development program he has the unique opportunity to be an affiliate of George Mason University Fairfax, Virginia. Mr. Khalil is great proponent of linkages between universities, industry, and government. He holds the position of Executive vice President of South Asia Triple Helix Association. He possesses intense linkages with the industry and public sector. He is a public speaker for motivation and organizational development.