Mr. Sufian Al Aswad
Industry Research and Development Liaison
Tel: +353 1 5241608 (ext 26)
Sufian Al Aswad is ICHEC's Industry Research and Development Liaison. Sufian is responsible for developing an engagement strategy to establish collaborative relationships with the Irish SME sector, and to liaise with national development agencies (Enterprise Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland and IDA) to discuss potential collaborations and proposed solutions to meet the business and technical requirements of the Irish SMEs sector.
Prior to joining ICHEC in July 2013, Sufian worked as Center Manager at Letterkenny Institute of Technology's research facility -- WiSAR Lab.
Sufian has worked primarily in the industry, with 14 years of international experience in IT, Business Development, and Project Management, and was involved in a diverse background of projects, from Software Development, Banking, Digital Media, and Wireless Technologies to Business Development.
Sufian holds Masters in Computing in 2004 (HETAC, Ireland), Bachelor in Computing in 2002 (HETAC, Ireland) both from Griffith College Dublin, and completed the first stage in MBA in International Business Management from Nottingham Trent University. UK in 2005.