Considering Vision 2040 and the need of the hour to diversify the Oman Economy as well as the emphasis on SME’s being the foundation stone of the new development era, Eshraqa Entrepreneurship Academy.

Nadeem Ahmed

General Manager and Chief Consultant

Nadeem Ahmed, comes with a rich experience of about 3 decades in marketing management, general management, strategic management and business consultancy. He has been instrumental in strategic interventions across verticals in multiple organizations in the GCC and India. A blend of experience in multiple domains across various industries in the Middle East and India makes him an invaluable resource for the development of SMEs in Oman.

He is well connected in the Omani business circle, a widely travelled and well-read persona making him a learner of culture and human behavior which he appropriately utilizes to assist and develop the entrepreneurs and their teams.

Nadeem holds an MBA and is an alumnus of the esteemed IIM Ahmedabad as well as a certified facilitator in multiple domains of business and management from widely known organizations like AOTS, Japan and ILM, UK.

Sweety Santhyavu

Business Consultant

Sweety has over 15 years of experience in working with professionals from multiple industries in Oman. She has a background in managing operations and marketing and holds an executive Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management. 

Sweety assists SMEs in the areas of their marketing strategy, business strategy and streamlining their business processes. She is also involved in developing feasibility reports for potential business ideas.

Bhakti Joshi

Business Consultant

Bhakti comes with 12 years of experience across various industries in Oman and India in the areas of Business Development, marketing and operations. She hails from a business family and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management. 

Bhakti assists SMEs in the areas of development of feasibility reports, marketing strategy, business development alongside third-party vendor management assistance.

Afan Al Zadjali


Afan has a background in business development and has worked with multiple corporates in Oman in the past few years. He is a graduate in Business Administration from the College of Applied Science, Dhofar. 

He assists SMEs in areas of Business development and identifying available opportunities for startups.

Said Abdallah Elseisy


Said comes with over 2 decades of experience with various corporates in multiple industries across Oman and Egypt. Said holds an MBA and is a certified Entrepreneurship Educator from Ministry of Higher Education and SME Development Fund. 

Said assists and guides the Omani youth desirous to enter the SME ecosystem and capitalize on the available support provided by the various government bodies in the SME arena.

Nitin Chawla

Process and ERP Resource Person

Nitin comes with over 24 years of experience in Operations and Process Management. His exposure to working with leading organizations has led him to have a blend of knowledge in the business processes alongside the technical knowhow. Nitin holds an executive Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management.

He assists SMEs in streamlining processes as well as implementation of ERP solutions based on the requirement of the SMEs.

Hasna Al Duhani

Assistant Consultant

Hasna, comes with a background in working with professionals from varied domains and is a Business Management graduate from the United States.

She has joined the Tasees team recently and assists the youth in understanding the SME ecosystem in Oman and supporting them to identify the opportunities available therein

Anisa AL Adawi

Office Management

Anisa has been associated with the KR group for over 25 years and manages the day-to-day office and administration operations at Tasees.