● Born in 1965 in Yazd, a historical city at the heart of Iran.
● Qualifications: B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering, both from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran. PhD in Quality Management from School of Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering,University of Birmingham, England.
● Academic Experience: Involved in research, consultancy, and lectureship since 1987.
●Areas of specialty: Quality Engineering/Management, Productivity, Knowledge Management Systems.