Hamed TaherdoostHamed Taherdoost is a holder of Bachelor degree in the field of Science of Power Electricity, Master of Computer Science (Information Security), Doctoral of Business Administration; Management Information Systems and second PhD in the field of Computer Science.

With over 16 years of experience in the field of IT and Management, Dr Hamed has established himself as an industry leader in the field of Management and IT. Currently he is Chief Executive Officer at Hamta Business Solutions Sdn Bhd, Director and Chief Technological Officer at an IT Company, Asanware Sdn Bhd, Chief Executive Officer at Ahoora Ltd | Management Consultation Group, Chief Executive Officer at Simurgh Pvt, an International Trade Company, and also is the industry and academic advisor of  Research Club and Hamta Academy as DBAs of Hamta Group.

Dr. Hamed has been a part of many important breakthroughs in IT and Management projects. He specializes in Business Management and Information Technology Security. He started his career since 2001 as a Designer (panels & wiring) and Programmer in Tablokar. He worked as a Business Advisor and Project Manager at Beshnas Group for six years and three years as an IT and Business Consultant in Mowena Capital Sdn Bhd and Esmology Sdn Bhd.

Most notably, Dr Hamed is known for his developments in many projects. He is highly involved with several projects in different industries including residential, oil and gas, laboratory, hospital, transportation and IT development as a project manager, programmer, business advisor, and security and quality officer. Outstandingly, he has been awarded as a best Supervisor and Project Advisor in My Dominica Trade House, during his supervision and consultation for Research and Development Department to provide three Business Plans for prime minister of CW of Dominica.

Remarkably, apart of his experience in industry background, he also has numerous extraordinary experiences in academic environment. Dr. Hamed has published more than 120 scientific articles in authentic international journals and conferences. His academic experiences started from 2009, as a lecturer in Islamic Azad universities and Payamnoor University. Moreover, he is the Committee Member of Editorial Board in twelve Journals from 2009, Reviewer Board of sixteen Journals, Member of Organization Committee and Technical Program Committee in fifteen International Conferences from 2010 and Editor in Chief of four International Journals. He is a member of European Alliance for Innovation, Informatics Society, Society of Computer Science, American Educational Research Association, British Science Association, Sales Management Association, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), IEEE Young Professionals, IEEE Council on Electronic Design Automation, Power & Energy Society, Cybersecurity Community, Green ICT Community, Internet Technology Policy Community, Systems and RFID Council, Computer Society Technical Committee on Business Informatics and Systems, Computer Society Technical Committee on the Internet, Computer Society Technical Committee on Security and Privacy, Smart Cities Community and Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Particularly, he is a Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Associate in Project Management (CAPM), Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Information Security Manager (CISM), PMI Risk Management Professional, Project Management Professional (PMP), Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI) and Certified Information Systems (CIS).

His research interest areas are Management of Information System, Technology Acceptance Models and Frameworks, Information Security, Information Technology Management, Cryptography, Steganography, Smart Card Technology, Computer Ethics, Web Service Quality, Web Service Security, E-Service, Web Mining, Performance Evaluation, Internet Marketing, Project Management, Business Management and Leadership.