Chairman and CEO of Hindawi Excellence Group (HEG), a regional management consultancy firm specializing in institutional performance excellence and related fields. Former Minister of Industry and Trade of Jordan and former Director General of Jordan’s Standards and Metrology Institution both winners of King Abdullah II Award of Government Excellence in 2003and 2005 consecutively. Head of the Board of Assessors, assessor, senior consultant for several Arab excellence award programs including Dubai Government Excellence Program (DGEP), Sheikh Khalifah Excellence Award, Minister of Interior Excellence Award, King Abdullah II Award for Excellence and Egypt Excellence Award. Under his leadership, HEG restructured more than 50 organizations in the UAE and the region over the past 10 years institutionalizing the culture of excellence within such organizations. Head and member of the Boards of Directors for several economic and industrial organisations in the Arab world. Jordan’s candidate for the position of Director General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) in 2013. Dr. Hindawi has a Ph.D in Manufacturing and Mechanical Engineering/ Industrial Management from the University of Birmingham in the UK in 1998. He is an EFQM certified assessor and trainer.