Samir has 25 years of experience working in the technology and education management industry. He is a strong business development professional and mentor with a Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) focused on ICT for Education from The University of Edinburgh. Samir previously established and developed a bureau on ICT for Education within the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

As an entrepreneur, Samir co-founded Enginet LLC, a leading countrywide fiber optic operator in Azerbaijan, providing customers with high-speed Internet, IP TV and telephone services.

Samir is also a member of Silicon Valley based Global Innovation Catalyst LLC - an advisory services firm connecting countries in the AMENA (Asia, Middle East, North Africa) region to the resources needed to stimulate job creation, high-tech entrepreneurship, and innovation-focused economy growth.

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