- Position: Senior Consultant, MEA
- Organisation: EDT Partners
- Country: Lebanon
Hussein is an experienced consultant in the digital transformation consulting field with a specialization in educational digitization. From an educational background in information technology management (ITM), he developed his career with initial footsteps in the humanitarian sector as an information field assistant at the Norwegian Refugee Council in Lebanon. Following this experience on the ground, he built on his academic background and humanitarian fieldwork knowledge into advisory roles in the Arab Internet and Telecom Union, the Professional Computer Association in Lebanon, iET Interactive Educational Technology, and, most recently EDT Partners in the Middle East & Africa. His journey was fortified by the knowledge accumulated as both a Microsoft learner trainer of three years. It has similarly been uplifted by learning opportunities in the e-Governance Academy in Estonia and INJAZ Lebanon. Hussein, therefore, believes that his purpose is to widen access to such learning opportunities for people in the EMEA region in order to improve growth opportunities for learners in the region through the power of digital learning.