Bircham International University Directors & Staff 


Bircham International University offers Bachelor's Degrees (B.B.A., B.S., B.A.), Master's Degrees (M.B.A., M.S., M.A.), Doctor Ph.D. Degrees, and professional diplomas of Specialist & Expert through distance learning higher education programs.


Bircham International University instructors are in charge of the evaluation of student work, guidance and tutoring. Bircham International University staff manage the different BIU offices, provide a first line service to applicants, students, and graduates, and supervise the different procedures required by adult distance learning higher education programs.


Bircham International University directors and staff provide service and support to students and graduates worldwide through the different Bircham International University offices.


The Bircham International University directors and staff will duly inform the candidates, assist the student process, and service any needs from candidates and students. There is a Bircham International University Office assigned to each world cultural environment: North America, Central & South America, Europe, Africa, Middle East and Asia Pacific. You may check all of them at the Bircham International University network.



Directors & Staff



Abdul Hannan Kakar
Master in Community and Social Development
Bircham  International  University (2012)
Bachelor in Political Science
University of  Karachi - Pakistan (2006)


Abdul Qayeum Karim
Master in Hydrologic Engineering
University of Rurkee - India (1992)
Bachelor in Civil Engineering
University of Kabul - Afghanistan (1984)


Ahasan P. Khandker
Master in Business Administration & Marketing
London College of Management & Research - London, United Kingdom (2002-2003)
Bachelor in Business Administration & Finance
East West University - Dhaka, Bangladesh (1998-2001)


Ahmad Khodaverdi Darian
Ph.D. in Project Engineering Management
Bircham International University - USA (2007)
M.S. in Computer Science
American Institute for Computer sciences - USA (1996)
M.S. in Social Sciences
Tehran University - Iran (1985)
B.S. in English Literature
Allameh T abatabai University - Iran (1978)


Akbaruddin Ahmad
Doctor Ph.D. in Finance & Banking
Bircham International University - Spain & USA (2012)
Master of Business Administration & Banking
Edward University - USA (2008)
Diploma in Operations Management
Pakistan Institute of Management - Pakistan (1973)
Diploma in Accounting
Institute of Chartered Accountants - Pakistan (1971)
Bachelor in Commerce
Dhaka University - Bangladesh (1965)


Antoine K. Abou Assaf
Doctorate in Public Law
Lebanese University - Lebanon (1969 - 1970)
Bachelor in Lebanese Law
Lebanese University - Lebanon (1964-1968)
Bachelor in Financial Sciences & Economics
Lebanese University, Institute of Administration & Finance - Lebanon (1953 -1957)
Superior Study Diploma in Ancient & Medieval History
Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts - Beirut, Lebanon (1953)


Antonio Vilches
Expert in Mining
Secretaría Regional Ministerial de Salud - Chile (2006)
Expert in Instrumentation & Nuclear Energy
Secretaría Regional Ministerial de Salud - Chile (1996)


Boris Gilberto Lemus Rodriguez
Master in Industrial Administration
Universidad Rafael Landivar - Guatemala (1982 - 1985)
Licenciate in Theology
Hossanna University - Guatemala (2003 - 2005)
Licenciate in Agriculture Science & Engineering
Universidad de San Carlos - Guatemala (1973 - 1978)
Technical Agriculture Engineering
Instituto Técnico de Agricultura - Guatemala (1970 - 1972)


Cesar Corbacho Martínez
Licentiate in History
Universidad Católica do Salvador - Brasil (1996-2002)
Licentiate in Foreign Lenguage Teaching
Universidad Federal da Bahia - Brasil (2000 - 2006)


Elsa Olsen
Diploma in Administration
Saint Charles College - Spain & UK (1965)


Emmanuel Amaglo
Doctor in Holistic Medicine
Open International University of Alternative Medicine - India (2013-2015)
Master in Psychotherapy & Counseling
Open International University of Alternative Medicine - India (2013-2015)
Post Graduate Diploma in Forensic Medicine & Toxicology
International Forensic Science Institute - India (2012 - 2013)
Advanced Diploma in Community Medicine and Health
Kintampo College of Health - Ghana (2005 - 2006)
Proficiency Certificate in Health Education
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi - Ghana (2002)
Diploma in Mental Health Nursing
Pantang Nursing Training College - Ghana (1998-2001)


Esteenelle Viveros Valencia-Josephina
Bachelor in Bank & Insurance Management
DOC Opleiding & Training - Curacao (1997-2000)


Fouad A. Assaf
Certified Quality Management Auditor (QMA)
Lloyd's - UK (2000)
Bachelor in Business Administration
Beirut University College - Lebanon (1989-1992)
CEO - ProActive IG Holding - UK


Ghowsuddin Amirian Parandeh
Master in Political Sciences-International Relations
Bircham International University - Spain & USA (2014)
Bachelor in Business Administration - Global Management
Bircham International University - Spain & USA (2006)


Guy Marc Bonem
Doctorate (PhD) in Creative and Script Writing
Bircham International University (2004-2008)
Certificate in Creative Writing
Long Ridge Writers Group, USA (1997-2003)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Sacred Heart University, USA (1991-1993)
NASD & NYSE licenses for U.S. securities brokers (Series 3, 5, 7, 8, 9,15)
National Association of Securities Dealers, USA (1984-1989)
Dip. Commercial & Economical Sciences,
Luxembourg (1980)


Hady Safa
Ph. D. in Human Resources Management & Talent Management
Fairfield University - USA (2010)
Masters of Business Administration
Fairfield University - USA (2006)
Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration - International Business Management
Kingston University - UK (2004)
Diploma in Hospitality Management
American Hotel & Motel Association - USA (1999)


Herve Salkin
Ph.D. in Economics
University of Western Brittany - France (2008)
Master in Materials Science
Ecole des Mines de Paris - France (1979-1981)
Master in Engineering
Ecole Polytechnique de Paris - France (1976-1979)


Hou Hsueh Ni
Certificate in Public Relations
PR Professional Institute - Taiwan (2000)
Bachelor in Communication
Coventry University - UK (1996)
Diplomate in Photography
London College Printing - UK (1997)


Irene Fernandez Montes
Bachelor in Business Administration
Bircham International University- Madrid, Spain (2002-2004)
Diploma in Accounting
Camara de Comercio - Madrid, Spain (1998)
Former Interrnational Product Manager - Sony Music


Iryna Panchenko
Licenciate in Socio-Political Sciences
University of Kiev "Taras Shevchenko" - Ucrania (1992)
Diploma in Business Administration
CENEC Training Center - Spain (2007)
Diplomas in Web Design
CENEC Training Center - Spain (2009)


Joe A. Rosa Rodriguez
Doctor Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
Bircham International University - Spain (2011)
Master in Counseling Psychology
Universidad del Turabo - USA (2007)
Master in Counseling
University of Phoenix - USA (2000)
Bachelor in Industrial Arts
University of Puerto Rico - USA (1998)


José Luis Wagener Martinez
Master in NLP -Neuro Linguistic Programming
Universidad Camilo José Cela - Spain (2009)
Expert in Coaching
Universidad Camilo José Cela - Spain (2008)
Master Practitioner in NLP -Neuro Linguistic Programming
Instituo Español de PNL (IEPNL) - Spain (2008)
Coronel of the Spain Air Forces (1994)
Office of the Spain Air Forces (1965)


Juan Carlos Bernial
Dr. Honoris Causa
Universidad Politécnica Javeriana del Ecuador (2006)
Dr. Ph.D in Economics
Columbia S. University, USA (1999)
Master in International Business Law
Columbia S. University, USA (1997)
Bachelor in Economics and Finance
Columbia S. University, USA (1997)
Graduate in Marketing Intelligence
Escuela de Economía y Finanzas Bank Boston, Argentina (1988)
Graduate in Latin American Organization of Social Security, Spain (1973)
Graduate in International Organization for Technician Training. Spain (1973)
Licenciate in Law
Colegio Mayor Cardenal Cisneros, Argentina & España (1968-1973)


Lorena Cano Camarero
Master in Marketing
Centro Español Nuevas Profesiones - Spain (1997)
Certificate in Mass Media
Universidad Complutense de Madrid - Spain (1995)
Diploma in Advertising
Centro Español Nuevas Profesiones - Spain (1993-1996)
Specialist in Graphic Design
INEM - Spain (1994)


Luis Geovani Gomez Oliva
Postgraduate in Restaurant Management
INCAE, Costa Rica
Postgraduate in Applied and Advanced Management
Universidad del Istmo, Guatemala
Master of Business Administration
IPADE, México
Licenciate in Business Administration
American Capital University, USA


Mark H. Schaeffer
CEO International Business Company Formation, Inc.


Nada Bifani
Master of Business Administration
Ecole Supérieure des Affaires - Lebanon (2001)
Master in Economic Sciences
Saint Joseph University - Lebanon (1988)
Lebanese Baccalaureate in Experimental Sciences (1983)
Managing Director
Business Improvement Services (BIS) - Beirut, Lebanon


Naomi Ohki
Master in Business Administration (MBA)
Roehampton Business School - UK (2010)
Bachelor in Intercultural Studies
Kobe University - Japan (1999)
Japanese Diction
ABC Academy - Japan (1997-1998)


Nkululeko Ndlovu
Master of International Business Management       
South Asia University - UK (2009)
Advanced Diploma in Education
Morgan Zintech Collage Zimbambwe (2003)
Diploma in Computer Science
Morgan Zintech Collage Zimbambwe  (2001)


Nourddine Amal Sabbab
Master in Arabic & Islamic Contemporary Studies
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM) - Spain (2013)
Bachelor in Arabic Philology
Universidad de Alicante - Spain (2011)


Octave Semwaga
Ph.D. in Agricultural Management
Bircham International University - Spain (2005-2008)
Master in Banking & Finance
Eastern Mediterranean University - Cyprus (2013-2014)
Master in Strategic Marketing
Bircham International University - Spain (2003-2005)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Integrated Regional Development Planning
Development Study Center - Israel (2001)
Bachelor in Agronomy (1992-1996)
University of Burundi
Higher Diploma in Pharmacy
University of Burundi (1988-1990)


Otto Eugenio Rolando Paiz Balcarcel
Master in Business Administration
Bircham International University - Spain (2013)
Licentiate in Industrial Ingeneering
Universidad San Carlos de Guatemala (2.008)


Ricardo Miralles Damm
Master in E-Business Design & E-Commerce
Bircham International University (2009)
Specialist in E-Business & Internet
Escuela Superior de Informatica, Madrid - Spain (2003)
Expert in Web Design & Development
Escuela Superior de Informatica, Madrid - Spain (2001)
Specialist in Multimedia Design & Production
Ayuntamiento de Majadahonda, Madrid - Spain (1997)
Bachelor in TV & Video Production
Centro de Estudios Del Video y la Imagen - Spain (1993 -1996)


Robinson Viveros
Diploma in Business Management
A.B.C  Opleiding - Curaçao (2010-2012)
Diploma in Management
A.B.C  Opleiding - Curaçao (2007-2009)
Technical Diploma in HVAC
G.V.C - Colombia (1989-1996)


Shahida Yousufzai
B.A. in English Literature
Umahat-Ul-Momenin University - Pakistan
Human Resources Management Workshop
ASGP Creative Associations USAID - Pakistan
Business & Management Training Peace Through Business
Institute of for Economic and Empowerment for women - Afghanistan


Tatiana Griaznova
Bachelor in English & Spanish Linguistics
People's Friendship University - Moscow, Russia (1998-2002)
Teaching Practice Certificate
People's Friendship University - Moscow, Russia (2001)


Tersia Scholtz
Higher Diploma in Education
UNISA University of South Africa (2009)
Certificate in Early Childhood Development
UNISA University of South Africa (2008)


William Martin Olsen
Doctor of Science in International Relations
International University of Fundamental Studies - Russia (2007)
Ph.D. in Communications
Bircham International University (2000-2002)
Doctor of Science Honoris Causa
Open International University of Complementary Medicines - Sri Lanka (2000)
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration & Marketing.
European Business School - Spain (1988 -1992)
Licentiate in Advertising & Public Relations
Universidad Complutense de Madrid - Spain (1986-1991)
BIU Vicepresident & Chief Executive Officer


Yean Rithy
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Marketing
Preston University, USA, Phnom Penh Campus (2006-2007)
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
Preston University, USA, Phnom Penh Campus (2005-2006)
Professional Doctoral Diploma in Finance
Institute of Professional Financial Managers (IPFM), London, England (2004-2005)
Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Accounting
Preston University, USA, Phnom Penh Campus (2004-2005)
Bachelor Degree of Business Administration in Banking and Finance
Irish University Business School, Malaysia (1996-1998)
Diploma in Accounting
Regent College, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (1996-1999)


Youssef Hadare
Master in Human Resources Management
Cambridge International College - Morocco (2007)
Master in International Business
EENI Business School - Spain (2007)
Bachelor of Economics
University of Lille - France (2006)Higher Technical Diploma in Computer Science and Electronics.
University of Lille - France (2002)


Yusuf Olawale Fatai
Master of Business Administration
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology - Nigeria (2011)
B.Sc. in Accounting
European American University, Dominica (2011)
Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) in Information Technology
HIIT Institute of Ikeja - Nigeria (2008)
Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accounting
Lagos City Polytechnic - Nigeria (2006)


Zainulabuddin Hamid
Master in Construction Management
Bircham International University - Spain & USA (2012)
Specialist in Leadership and Management
United Nation Institute for Training & Research - UNITR - (2010)
Bachelor in Civil Engineering
University of Herat - Afghanistan (2000)