The College Advisory Council’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 Council’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 Council

Dr. Mawih Kareem AL Ani
(The Chair of the Council)
CCBA Acting DeanDhofar University
Prof. Khamis Al YahyaeeVice-ChancellorMuscat University
Sh. Naif Hamed Fadhil ChairmanOman Chamber for Commerce and Industry-Dhofar
Sh. Mohammed Ahmed AL GhassaniChairman SMEs-Dhofar
Mr. Ahmed Ali Al MaamariVice President, Insurance SectorCapital Market Authority
Mr. Yasir TabookRegional Senior ManagerBank Muscat
Mr. Naif Ahmed Al ShanfariDirectorManpower Care Directorate- Labor Ministry- Dhofar
Ms. Fatima Hilal Al SinawiManager of Culture and Society Al Baleed Resort -Salalah
Mr. Ali Bakheet Fadhil ManagerSalalah Airport
Dr. Kavita ChavaliChairperson – Finance and Economic Dhofar University
Dr. Mohammed Bait Ali SulaimanChairperson, Department of Marketing and EntrepreneurshipDhofar University
Dr. Moaz GharibFaculty Member -Convener of Master ProgramDhofar University
Dr. Mohammed Ismail Yousoof Faculty memberDhofar University