Sufian Al Aswad
Sufian is responsible for designing and leading the Centre's business development programme. And, has held the position of acting Centre Manager from the period January 2017 to March 2021.
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 23 years of international experience in IT, Programme Management, and Business Development. Sufian has a diverse background from software development, banking, digital media, HPC to IoT technologies and tech-based start-ups. Sufian holds Masters in Computing 2004 (HETAC, Ireland), Bachelor in Computing 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, a certified ScumMaster, and a certified Product Owner.
Sufian loves talking about music, guitars, and fantasy novels ... He also enjoys quality coffee.