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Mohamed Buheji

Date of Birth: 13/5/1963Mohamed Buheji

Nationality: Bahraini

Current Jobs & Experiences
  • Managing Director of ITQAN Management Consultancy, www.itqan.net, (Bahrain – Qatar – Oman- KSA (Jeddah)), with experience and knowledge of Leading a team of Experts & putting up Management Systems that lead to change in organizations cultures.
  • Consultant , Trainer & IRCA Approved Lead Auditor and Lead Tutor in
    • Quality Management System (ISO 9001)
    • Environmental Management System (ISO 14001)
    • Health & Safety Management System (OSHAS 18001)
    • Food Safety Management System (HACCP & ISO 22000)
  • Specialist in the area of improvements regarding:
    • CE Marking for Manufacturing Medical Devices (EN 46001)
    • Information Security Management System (ISO 17799 & BS 7799)
    • Public, Education and Healthcare Services
    • Consultant in Business Process Re-Engineering (BPR), Total Quality Management (TQM), Performance Measurement (PM) & Project Management, Change Management
  • IQA Approved Quality Diploma for Professionals Trainer
  • UNIDO Approved Consultant
  • Kaizen Institute © Approved Affiliate & Consultant
  • HRM Analysis Certfied professional - Singapore Approved Affiliate
  • Approved Assessor for Dubai Quality Award & Dubai Government Excellence Award
  • European Foundation Quality Management (EFQM) Approved Lead Assessor
  • Approved Psychometric Testing Professional - India
  • Approved Competency Mapping Professional - India
Previous Experience
  • Lead the Work & development of systems and change management in major Projects that each had a length of 6-24 months of Consultancy for more than 54 Government Ministries in different GCC countries - 2001 – 2004.
  • Worked as Full Time QA/QC Manager & Part-Time Consultant for Yokogwa Group (Japan) in the Middle East 2001 - 2003.
  • Conducted Consultancy, Auditing, Projects Managing & Training as Freelancer Expert in more than 200 different Management Systems Implementation from 1993 till 1/5/2001 for different firms as SGS, BVQI, DNV.
  • Chief of Planning & Facilities Services - Bahrain Defence Force Medical Services with direct responsibility for: Biomedical Engineering, Maintenance Engineering, Projects Department, First Line Maintenance, Organisational Planning and Health & Safety Dept.
  • Lectured in more than 20 countries around the world on the subjects of change management and business excellence as an invited guest speaker.
Education
  • 2/2000 – 7/2002 - Glamorgan University, Wales, UK.
  • MBA in Bussiness & Quality Management.
  • 1991-1993 - Aberdeen University, Scotland, UK
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering.
  • 1983-1987 - Catholic University, Washington D.C., USA
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering.
  • IRCA QMS / EMS / OHSAS / ISMS - Auditor Certification No. 1180237
Publications
  1. More than 45 Conference Papers on: Quality, Management Systems, Total Productive Maintenance, Costing, Occupational Health & Safety, HRM, Environment, Team Building, Productivity Improvement, Excellence, NGO's development, Change Management, Organisations Restructuring, Education Management and Healthcare Management.
  2. Many publications on the internet & newspapers
  3. Published Paper Ref: Al-Hasan, S., Thomas, B. and Buheji, M. (2004) 'The Strategic Implementation of Quality Management Systems in the Bahrain Governmental Sector through Benchmarking'. The International Journal of Applied Management, Vol. 5, No, 2, pp. 85-101, 2004, ISSN 1468-5191.
Membership in Professional Bodies/Institutions
  • Kaizen Innovation Experts Alliance
  • IQA Approved Quality Professionals
  • EFQM Approved Assessors
  • IRCA Approved Auditors & IQCS Approved Tutors
  • Engineering Council (Incorporated Engineers)
  • (BSE) Bahrain Society of Engineers
  • (ASQ) American Society for Quality , USA – Since 1999.
  • (BQS) Bahrain Quality Society, Founder
  • (BSTD) Bahrain Soc. Of Training & Development.

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