Esmaeil Habib Zadeh gained his BSc in Electronics Engineering from KNTU, Iran, and MSc in Computer Science from IUST, Iran. Having previously worked in industry for 15+ years, he then returned to academia and received his PhD in Performance and Security Trade-offs in Computer Networks from University of Bradford (UoB). Alongside his studies, Esmaeil also enjoyed working as a part-time lecturer at UoB and Bradford College, where he designed and delivered several computer science and mathematics modules at both Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. Following his PhD, Esmaeil worked as a PDRA at UoB for 3 years, conducting research and developing data analytics solutions. He is now a KTP Associate in data science where he leads collaborative research and developments towards delivering to university's industrial partners in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data and Cyber Security.