Coordinator Entrepreneurship Dept. and Assistant Professor
Dr. Omar Javaid got his PhD in Socially Sustainable Entrepreneurship from IoBM in 2018, has a BE in Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering from NED University, Executive MBA from IoBM with majors in Marketing and MS in Management Sciences from KIET. Mr. Javaid has a total of 11 years of experience of working in corporate, non-profit and education sector. His core competence is mentoring new startups and ventures; during previous five years he has helped hundreds of students in their entrepreneurial ambitions. He has also been empowering students to setup micro businesses for poor unemployed folks, and have successfully initiated around 450 such projects during his academic career up till now. He has also published various research articles and editorials in various journals, magazines and news papers; and is a reader of Islamic Economics & Finance, Micro-finance & Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, Political Theory, and Philosophy of Economics and Business Management. Apart from teaching at IoBM he is also responsible to mentor IoBM students to setup the entrepreneurial ventures and facilitate in the process of developing of an entrepreneurial ecosystem within the Institute.