Mohammed Murad

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Mohammed Murad

Mohammed Murad, past international president, is an entrepreneur and manages four companies. After a 20-year career with the Dubai Police Force, he retired as a Lt. Colonel in 2003. Mohammed has more than 27 years of experience in director and CEO roles in the fields of emergency medical services management, human resources development and strategic planning.

From the time he decided to become an entrepreneur, he has been in the fashion and event management industries. Mohammed holds two Master’s degrees, an MBA and a Master’s in Quality Management (MQM), both from the University of Wollongong, Australia. He served as Toastmasters International President in 2014-2015 program year.

Mohammed is the proud father of Eman and Amal, translated into English, Faith and Hope, and they remain so for him. His wife Zareena is proud of him, simply because he managed to convince her to stay with him for 30 years, without breaks.

Education Session – Is Leadership for Me?

Friday, 8/24 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m

This is an interactive session that will motivate you to take action and understand your unique perspectives about leadership. Filled with personal stories and other success stories through leadership, this is a journey through the five H’s of leadership: Head, Heart, Health, Humility and Happiness. In this session you will:

  • Understand what leadership means
  • Dive into the main elements of what leadership is made of
  • Get answers to vital questions that we all have