About The Speaker
Dr. Ashraf Sheta
Dr. Sheta is the founder and CEO of Ashraf Sheta for consultancy and training company; he works as an adjunct assistant professor for entrepreneurship and family business at an American university. His academic and nonacademic work is diversified, mainly in entrepreneurship, small business development, strategic planning, innovation, and family business. Possessing practical entrepreneurial experience is a crucial dimension in the career of Dr. Sheta. He was the GM of the Shetatex Company for weaving from 1990 till May 2012. With more than 25 years of experience in the field of textiles. Dr. Sheta authored and co-authored more than 40 teaching cases addressing the Egyptian context for the academic dimension. He is the winner of the second prize award of the AUC/Emerald case writing competition,2020. He is the winner of the EFMD award for case writing in the field of family business 2019.