Advisory Board


The College Advisory Board’s objective is to provide the College of Commerce and Business Administration in Dhofar University with a competitive advantage and opportunities to interact with the local community specifically the business community.


The board’s role is to:

  • Offer Industry and government perspective on graduate attributes, employability and competitiveness
  • Provide feedback about the future relevance of degree programs.
  • Initiate and foster new initiatives, research projects and entrepreneurial activities.
  • Provide assistance on college strategy and execution and anywhere the dean could benefit from an outside perspective.
  • Be college ambassadors in the community, with alumni and organizations.
  • Assist with financial development needs.

Members of the CCBA Advisory board

  • Dr. Syed Ahsan Jamil – CCBA Dean and Chair of the Committee
  • Mr. Ahmed Akaak – Deputy CEO Salalah port
  • Mohammed Ali Issa, General Manager, Omantel
  • Mr. Ram Santhanam – CFO Salalah Free zone
  • Mr. Yasir Tabook – Regional Manager, Bank Muscat
  • Mohammed Ahmed Alsanah Al Mishaikhy, Director- Al Rafd Fund, Salalah
  • Abdullah Salim Mahad Al Rawas – Head, Oman Chambers of commerce and industry, Dhofar Government
  • Dr.Mawih Al Ani – Assistant Dean
  • Prof Ibrahim Fatouh – Convener Master Program in Management
  • Dr.Mohammed Aref – Chairperson
  • Dr.Rabia Imran– Chairperson
  • Dr.Faris AL Shubairi –Chariperson
  • Dr.Mohammad Imran Khan – Convener evening and MBA program