Dr. Hashim S. Hussein is Head of United Nations Industrial Development Organization - Investment and Technology Promotion Office (UNIDO-ITPO)/ the Arab Regional Centre for Entrepreneurship and Investment Training (ARCEIT) – Kingdom of Bahrain; a post that he has held with great distinction.
Dr. Hussein has rich experience in the field of Industrial Development and Investment and Technology Promotion for over seventeen years.
He holds a PhD (Honors) in International Law of the Sea from the Universite de Nantes, France.
He obtained a Doctoral Research Programme from University of Maryland at College Park, Centre for International Development and Conflict Management (CIDCM), Maryland, U.S.A in the year 1989.
Dr Hussein has worked at various responsibility levels in different countries such as USA, Egypt, Sudan and the Kingdom of Bahrain.
He joined UNIDO in 1991 as a Program Officer posted in the Kingdom of Bahrain to become in 1996 the Head of UNDIO-ITPO.