Research Team

Dr. David Bobker

Dr. David Bobker Head of Research and Doctorate Department

PhD from Oxford University in 1978

Lecturer in Risk Management

Expert consultant in Risk Management for Stratcorp consulting since 2016

Associate Director for Esperanza Management Advisors since 2014

Chartered accountant registered in UK


Academic domains

  • Risk Management, Statistics, Computation and finance mathematics applied to Management


Some of his publications:

  • Hillson, David. “A guided tour.” (2006) :
  • Hillson, David. “Surveying the Risk Management Universe–Where Are We Now?.” The Risk Management Universe: A Guided Tour. London: The British Standards Institution (2007): 1-9.

Prof. Dr. Olivier Cane

Prof. Dr. Olivier Cane President

Kedge Business School (Grande Ecole Chapter)

DBA, Master in Management, BBA, Bachelor of Arts

International Lecturer in Management

CEO of The French Academy


Academic domains

  • Entrepreneurship, Cross-cultural Management, Luxury retail, Marketing and digital marketing


Some of his publications:

  • Engagement of Employees in an Over-Supply Shopping Malls Market: Is Professional Training Part of the Solution? A Preliminary Study Among Retail Shops in the Klang Valley, Malaysia. Olivier Cane, Journal of Marketing Management and Consumer Behavior, Vol. X, Issue X (2016) P-P
  • No Malaysia is not ready yet to be a developed country. Essay, published on LinkedIn, Academia and Research gate Nov. 2017
  • The truth behind Harvard Professor Pritchett affirmation that Malaysian graduates are on the same level as Danish high school dropouts. Essay, published on LinkedIn, Academia and Research gate March 2017
  • Retail industry in Malaysia : the managers way of thinking is out Essay, published on LinkedIn, Academia and Research gate April 2016

Dr. Sharareh Shahidi Hamedani

Dr. Sharareh Shahidi Hamedani DBA, MBA, BA

Guest Lecturer at IPAM Lisbon

Market Researcher and Magazine Contributor for Fastener World Inc, Taiwan

Ries Strategy Positioning Coaching and Mentoring

B2B Matchmaking investor trainer Konfu Enterprise Co., Ltd. (Taiwan)


Academic domains

  • Service quality, Human Resources, Job performance, Consumer behaviour, International trade and automotive industry


Some of her publications:

  • The Impact of Internal Service Quality on Job Performance in Service Industry: The case of IT Firms.” The 9th International Management & Accounting Conference (IMAC) Putrajaya, Malaysia 2018: Revolutionizing Managementand Governance for Industry 4.0”. Nov.2018
  • “Exploring Internal Services Quality Influence on Job Performance.” The 19th MIICEMA Conference “The Future of Disruptive Innovation to Strengthen Competitive Advantages
    in Economics, Management and Accounting”. Indonesia Oct.2018
  • “Brand Personality Moderate Relationship Between Website Quality and Online Trust, Case Study of Malaysian Online Environment” Asian Social Science Magazine June 2014


Article Under Revision

  • Bridging Operations and Behaviour: A study on the moderating effect of supervisor political skills onto internal service quality and job performance” Journal of Service Theory and Practice