BiographyShahid joined the University from the Department of Technical Education in Brunei, Darussalam, in 2003. His commercial experience includes more than 10 years of direct involvement in small and family business, from start-up to sell-out, and various retail and admin roles with organisations including BT and Sock Shop.
ResearchEntrepreneurship Education Cultural factors impacting entrepreneurial motivation and intention
- Workshops conducted: UK-China Accelerated Student Entrepreneurship Programme: Establishing joint UK-China student enterprises to underpin economic growth and strengthen UK-China co-operation. Funded by British Council Prosperity-fund.
- Workshops conducted: Track Chair for Enterprise Education at the International Conference for Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Regional Development, University of Sheffield.
- Workshops conducted: Entrepreneurship and enterprise skills. European Union (EU) funded Aid Oltenia Project, Romania,
- Workshops conducted: Innovation in your Business. Ilkely Business Forum
- Workshops conducted: Employability & Entrepreneurship. UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) funded Education Partnerships in Africa (EPA) Project. University of Mauritius,
- Workshops conducted: Enterprise Education for School Teachers. University of Bradford,
- Workshops conducted: Enterprise, Employability and Entrepreneurship Skills. UK Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) funded Education Partnerships in Africa (EPA) Project. University of Mzumbe, Tanzania,
- Workshops conducted: Training for Entrepreneurship Educators in Higher Education. University of Bradford
- Workshops conducted: Family Business & Succession Planning. Small Medium Enterprise (SME) Knowledge Network, Bradford
- Workshops conducted: Enterprise in Education. Young Enterprise Conference, Bradford
- Workshops conducted: Business Strategies for successfully exploiting research. Bradford University Graduate School,
- Affiliation: The Institute of Business Advisers (IBA). Business Counsellor
- Affiliation: Northern Leadership Academy (NLA) Trained SME Business Coach
- Affiliation: European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) Qualified Assessor