Managing Director, The HR Talent®
Digital/Analytics HR Leader | SHRM/HCI Global Facilitator | Adjunct Faculty, American University in Cairo | Keynote Speaker | Writer
Mostafa Azzam is Founder and Managing Director of The HR talent, with offices in both Canada and Egypt. He boasts an impressive track record of over 26 years leading HR and L&D functions, globally. Throughout his career, Mostafa’s unique skill-set has helped maintain organisational capability and capacity at world-class standards for major organisations such as British Petroleum (BP-Egypt), Kuwait Oil Company (KOC), Saudi Chevron (SAC), Aramco, Egyptian Drilling Company (EDC), Maërsk (A.P. Møller), PWA, American University in Cairo (AUC) and the British Council.
Mostafa is an internationally acclaimed Master Facilitator, Keynote Speaker and Conference Chair. He is an adjunct faculty member and lecturer at the American University in Cairo (AUC) and an international SHRM-approved Facilitator and SME, as well as an HCI-accredited Senior Faculty covering the MENA, Africa and South Asia regions. He is also a seasoned Leadership Coach, Psychometric Profiler, Management Consultant and a prolific HR Writer.
Cited one of the “Top HR Analytics Influencers to Watch in 2018” and one of the “100 Most Talented Global L&D Leaders in 2017,” Mostafa is widely recognised as a thought leader and globally respected authority on HR Analytics, Digital HR, Talent Management and Strategic HR. He helps HR practitioners and organisations realize their full potential through leveraging Data-driven HR and Analytics to drive and sustain improved business performance and outcomes. He has exceptional leadership, coaching & facilitation skills and unique expertise setting up and managing leadership development programs for major industry players undergoing seismic organisational transformation shifts.
Mostafa was recently awarded the “Global Learning & Development Leadership Award” and the “HR Best Practice Award” for his impact and contributions in the HR and L&D space. He was educated in the UK and holds a BSc. in Engineering and an MA in TEFL. He is bilingual and is fluent in both English and Arabic. Mostafa brings to his events a genuine passion and provocative insight that is truly remarkable and refreshingly invigorating.