Our Trainers

  • Mr. Anis Moosa Al Lawati

    Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs at CBFS. He has over 30 years of experience in teaching and training in Oman, UAE and Jordan. He had previously held many key positions including Deputy Dean of Oman College of Management and Technology, Director of Training and Learning at Dubai Institute of HRM, Acting Director General at IBFS, Director of Training at Institute of Public Administration and Acting Dean at CBFS. He did his BA at Rollins College in Florida, USA and MBA at Yarmouk University in Jordan. He conducts training in selling skills, marketing, customer service, anti-money laundering, fraud control and behavioural skills.

  • Dr. Binu James Mathew

    Assistant Professor and former Deputy Head (Academic), Quality Assurance Unit, CBFS. He has over 26 years of teaching, training and research experience in English language and general management subjects. Previously, he worked with the University of Mumbai & Institute of Management Studies, India. He holds a PhD from IIT Bombay, MA & M.Phil. (Research) in English, and MBA in Customer Relationship Management and is certified as a Cambridge University CELTA-qualified teacher and an IELTS trainer. He conducts training in Business Communication, Business Writing, Customer Service, Teamwork, Presentation Skills, Soft Skills and online training. He has published and presented several research papers at international forums.

  • Dr. Fatin Al Zadjali

    Assistant Dean for Academic Support and Student Affairs at CBFS. She began her career as a banker and worked in two of the major banks in Oman. She subsequently joined CBFS and evolved into the role of academic and training faculty. She has done her Bachelor’s in business from Australia, Diploma in Banking from IBFS, MBA from University of Strathclyde – UK and PhD in Islamic Finance from INCEIF- Malaysia. She also has various training related Certifications such as Certified Training Professional (CTP), Creative Train the Trainer and Certified Islamic Banker. Her areas of training expertise are behavioral skills and Islamic banking.

  • Mr. Hibathul Careem Feroskhan

    Assistant Lecturer at CBFS. He has over 15 years of experience in teaching and training in Oman, Seychelles and Sri Lanka. His areas of specialization include finance, accounting and performance management. He has an MBA with merit from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka. He did his BBA at the University of Colombo and completed ACCA, UK. He is handling the professional courses f ACCA, teaching Financial Accounting, Management Accounting and Advanced performance management. He holds professional certifications including a professional certificate in marketing from Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM), Global Financial Compliance from CISI, UK. He conducts training in corporate credit analysis, financial accounting, management accounting and financial analysis.

  • Ms. Joyce Noronha

    Senior Lecturer at CBFS. She is a Certified Company Secretary and has completed her M.Phil. (Commerce), LL.M, MBA (Finance), PGDHRM and PGDBM. She has six certifications of CISI, UK - Oman Securities Market Regulations, Global Financial Compliance, Combating Financial Crimes, Risk in Financial Services, Managing Operational Risk in Financial Institutions and International Certificate in Wealth Management. She is also a Certified Fraud Examiner. She has varied experience in the corporate world specializing in corporate governance, corporate finance, BPR, organization restructuring, HR and IR and as in-house legal advisor. She conducts training in law, risk management, internal audit, compliance and anti-money laundering.

  • Dr. K. Rajesh Nayak

    Director - Training at CBFS. He has over 25 years of banking and training experience. His last position was Head of Training and Development at National Bank of Oman (NBO). He is a double Graduate in Commerce and Law, a double Postgraduate in Commerce and Business Administration (MBA) and a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB). He has a Doctorate in Business Administration. He holds various professional certifications including Omega Credit Skills Development, Creative Train the Trainer, NLP for Trainers, Kirkpatrick Certificate in Training Evaluation, besides the Introduction to Investments, Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ) and International Certificate in Wealth and Investment Management (ICWIM) of CISI, UK. He also has a Certificate of Occupational Assessment (Levels A & B) from British Psychological Society and Advanced Diploma in Credit from the Chartered Institute of Bankers (CIB), Scotland. He has attended Executive Development programs on Leadership and Strategy by Queens School of Business, Canada, K3 Performance, UK and Bridges Consulting, Singapore. He has been the reviewer for a book on Management published in USA. He conducts training on corporate credit, risk management, law, anti-money laundering, finance and accounting.

  • Mr. M. Gnanendran

    Lecturer at CBFS. He is a qualified Chartered Global Management Accountant of UK. He started his career in accountancy by obtaining training through KPMG Sri Lanka. He worked in many commercial organizations including Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka. He conducts training in finance, accounting and internal audit.

  • Mr. Mirza Jamal Ahmed

    College Registrar at CBFS. He has more than 17 years of experience in administration, teaching, training and research and development. He has practical expertise in machine learning, image recognition, forensics analysis, project management, network administration, database designing and administration, e-learning technologies, information security, cloud computing, and general-purpose applications. He is certified in Managing Cyber Security from CISI, UK and completed Oracle DBA and Developer from NICON. He holds MCS and MS/M.Phil. Computer Science degrees and currently perusing PhD in IT. He conducts training in MS Office applications.

  • Mr. Mohamed Farzan

    Lecturer at CBFS. He is a graduate in Business Administration (MBA) in Business Administration from University of Jayawardenapura with a merit grade and is a member of CIMA - UK. He is an adjunct faculty for University of Bradford and Local counsellor for University of Strathclyde for modules such as Operations management, Finance and Management Accounting. He also teaches for Advanced Financial Management for ACCA. He holds CIMA Diploma in Islamic Finance. In addition to his lecturing career, he has industry exposure working for leading companies such as UTOPIA group in Sri Lanka as part of its finance function He is the first certified trainer by CISI-UK in Oman and holds their following certifications - Introduction to Securities and Investment, Certificate in Wealth Management, Certificate in Investment Management, Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ) and Advanced Wealth Management and financial advice. He conducts training in areas such as finance, investments, wealth management and Islamic Finance

  • Ms. Priya Gopal

    Lecturer at CBFS. She is an IT professional, with experience in project management, system analysis and design, networking and software training. She holds a master’s degree in computer applications. She earlier worked as a software engineer, besides academic experience in software development and applications. She conducts training in MS Office applications.

  • Dr. Roslin Lazarus

    Assistant Professor in Professional Studies and UG Department at CBFS. She has over 20 of experience in teaching financial accounting and Management Accounting modules to undergraduate and post graduate students in Oman and in India. Her areas of specialization include financial accounting and management accounting modules. She holds a master ‘s degree in Commerce and PhD in Commerce. She holds professional certification in “Introduction to Securities & Investment (International)” paper of CISI, UK, and the GFIN status by successfully completing standard setting Professional Banking Fundamentals (PBF) of FINSIA’s (Australia) and Chartered Banker institute ,UK in Aug 2020 and also completed IFRS certificate course from AICPA & CIMA.

  • Mr. Sayyed Mohammed Danish

    Director - Undergraduate Studies at CBFS. He has done bachelor’s in Engineering, master’s in Management Studies and M.Phil. in Operations Management. He is a Certified Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB) and Certified Six Sigma Black Belt (CSSBB) from ASQ. He is also certified Manager of Quality/Organisational Excellence (CMOQ/OE), Certified Quality Auditor (CQA), Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Quality Process Analyst (CQPA), Certified Quality Technician (CQT) and Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA) from American Society for Quality (ASQ). He has also completed Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from PMI, USA. He conducts training on service quality, project management and process management.

  • CA. Sujatha Bhat

    Senior Lecturer at CBFS. She is a Chartered Accountant from ICAI, India and holds M. Com degree. She has over 2 decades of experience in auditing, taxation and teaching. She is a program leader for ACCA and CAT at CBFS. She conducts training in finance, accounting and budgeting.

  • Mr. Vaheed Z. Ubaidullah

    Acting Director of Professional Studies at CBFS. He earlier worked as an Associate in the area of Finance and Control at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore. He has done Bachelor’s in commerce and MBA in Finance. He has 4 certifications of CISI, UK - Global Securities, Operational Risk, Derivatives and Islamic Finance Qualification (IFQ). He conducts training in finance, risk management, treasury and investments.