Khaldoun Dia-Eddine

Khaldoun Dia-Eddine
ZHAW School of Management and Law
Stadthausstrasse 14
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 66 15
khaldoun.dia-eddine@zhaw.ch

Personal profile

Management role

  • Head of Centre, Center for Middle East and Africa Business

Position at the ZHAW

• Senior Lecturer in Bachelor and Master Courses for International Business, International Negotiation, Doing Business in the Middle East, and "War, Economics and Business", Islamic Finance
• Consultant and expert for the development and implementation of internationalization strategies, Development of companies in Middle-East, multidisciplinary and multicultural projects, Islamic Finance
• Research activities



Activities in further education:
• IEMBA: Emerging markets, International Negotiation, Communication and Public Speaking
• MAS BA: Emerging Markets
• CAS international HR: HR in Middle East
• Tailor made courses: Swiss Police and Security Corps, Swiss Tourism, Angola future leaders
• CAS Foreign Affairs & Applied Diplomacy
• Business Skills Training – The Middle East: Cross Cultural Excellence
• Business Skills Training – The Middle East: International Project Management in the Middle East
• Business Skills Training – The Middle East: Islamic Finance for Wealth Management

https://www.zhaw.ch/de/sml/institute-zentren/imi/competence-centers-teams/center-for-middle-east-africa-business/

Professional development teaching

Expertise and research interests

• Internationalization in Unstable Countries
• Islamic Finance and Financial Crisis
• Vocational Training and Unemployment in Arab World
• Multicultural Negotiations
• Integration of Muslims and Arabs in Switzerland

Appearances:
www.srf.ch/radio-srf-3/radio-srf-3/hilfsreise-nach-syrien-so-sieht-es-im-kriegsgebiet-aus
www.bkv.ch/events/fachreferat-nachhaltiges-islamisches-banking/
www.chgemeinden.ch/wAssets/docs/fachartikel/deutsch/politik/2016/16_09-Politik.pdf
www.bernerzeitung.ch/region/thun/Von-anspruchsvollen-Arabern-und-neugierigen-Chinesen/story/14035954
www.landbote.ch/region/winterthur/iranische-ceos-auf-dem-baeumli/story/30728770
www.kirchenbund.ch/sites/default/files/media/pdf/themen/FAKIR/fakir_kf_de.pdf
www.tagesanzeiger.ch/schweiz/standard/die-meisten-frauen-legen-den-schleier-problemlos-ab/story/31507936
www.kath.ch/newsd/islam-museum-sieht-sich-als-plattform-fuer-kritik/

Educational background

M.Sc. El. Eng.
MBA Int. Business
Swiss Federal Diploma for adult education
Certified Integral Business Coach


Languages
• French
• Arabic
• English
• German
• Italian
• Spanish
• Albanian

Professional milestones

• Focus point: Corporate and Business Development, International Negotiations, International Business, Strategic and Marketing Management, Islamic Finance, Cross cultural management, non-profit organization

6 years development engineer for HW and SW development in telecom business
3 years sales supporter of supervisory control systems
10 years Executive Manager in Switzerland and worldwide for industrial, telecom and finance industries
5 years project manager for organization development of a world insurance company
5 years independent consultant and management coach
since 2009 full time Senior lecturer at ZHAW

Membership of networks

Projects

Project team member

Publications

Non-peer-reviewed articles/chapters

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Banking im Sinne Allahs

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Competence - das Magazin der School of Management and Law, Nr. 4, November. S. 22-23.