Sufian Al Aswad
Sufian is responsible for managing the Centre's operations and the business development programme.
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 industry, with 20+ years of international experience in ICT, Business Development, and Programme Management. Sufian has been involved in a diverse background of projects, from software development, banking, digital media, HPC to IoT technologies and start-ups. 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. Sufian is a credited PRINCE2 and Agile ScumMaster.
Sufian loves talking about guitars, and fantasy novels ... and before you know it, he'll have you buying and committing to read 55 books! (Wheel of Time, Discworld). He also enjoys quality coffee.