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Shaun Dent

Dr. Shaun Dent

Chairman, OSHAssociation -Worldwide

Dr. Andrew Shaun Dent was employed by ATKINS in June 2007 as the Senior Project Health and Safety Manager for the Central Market Project in Abu Dhabi until leaving in November 2010 to join Larsen & Toubro as the Cluster Head of EHS for all the High Rise Buildings. Dr Andrew Shaun Dent was born in Kingston upon Hull in the United Kingdom.

He started his long journey in Health and Safety whilst working for a local house building company in 1976. Dr. Andrew Shaun Dent then moved away from Hull to work for British Steel Corporation in Scunthorpe one of the largest producers in the world. Working from the shop floor level he became an active member of the emergency services which involved First Aid, Fire, rescue and Safety and was an active member for some 13 years.

Dr. Andrew Shaun Dent started out by taking redundancy from the steelworks and took his NEBOSH Certificate and then the NEBOSH Diploma, in the meantime he started his own Health, Safety, and Training Consultancy from his house in Scunthorpe with just him and a secretary and just 5 companies on his books. After one year Dr. Andrew Shaun Dent had reached 90 Companies on his books in Scunthorpe and employing 6 full time Consultants and 4 Office staff.

Dr Andrew Shaun Dent carried on working on his studies in Health and Safety and achieved a Bachelor of Science, then the Master of Science, then 2 PhD's from a pilot scheme run by a London University one in Occupational Health and Safety Management and one in Environmental Health and Safety after becoming a Professor for the University he carried on his education as well as working long hours in his business and being asked by the BBC if he would take part in a documentary with his wife and family called having it all series due to the Dr never being able to spend time with his family due to the working commitments of him and his wife Marie who worked 10-6 Shift Work at Golden Wonder. The Dr agreed and a documentary was made. The Dr Still continued to study doing NVQ's 4/5 and TESOL with London Teacher Training College so it would help him when he did lectures or carried out training for companies as he did so very frequently.

In 1997 the professor was approached by NVQ UK and asked if he would be an assessor for an OCR Pilot scheme being run for level 6/7 in Occupational Health and Safety. The professor continues to work and study just completed English Law Diploma at London Graduate College and is presently doing Business law to assist him in giving his position as Senior Project Health and Safety Manager of the Central Market extensive knowledge of Contract Law. Working on the Central Market Project has really given me the opportunity to implement my existing skills and knowledge in helping Abu Dhabi' MOL & ADM become the best when it comes down to saving people's lives and making Abu Dhabi Construction Industry be the safest in the UAE.

Wayne Sundborg

Wayne M Sundborg

M.Sc., F.Inst.A.S.M.,F.F.M.Sc., FOSHA.,MIIRSM
Vice Chairman, OSHAssociation –UK

Wayne is an experienced Environmental Health & Safety Management Professional with a proven track record of success in the construction market sector and general industry, providing high-level EHS control to create and maintain an injury free working environment. He is a strong pro-active leader, empowering staff to take ownership of health and safety issues in the workplace, providing coaching and mentoring to build an understanding of environmental health & safety issues and he is committed to bringing companies into the forefront of health and safety and transforming them into leading contenders in environmental health and safety.

He had experienced in Developing Integrated EHS Management Systems, Safety Training with particular emphasis on Behavioural Training, reviewing and revising Risk Assessments, Method Statements, Appraising Sub Contractors, Internal and External Auditing ISO9001, 14001 & OHSAS 18001, Site Inspections, Implementing Safe Working Systems, Setting up Safety Committees on Site, Auditing, Reviewing & updating Policy and Procedures, On site O&EHS Support, Power and Energy/ Clean Room/ PetroChem/ Civils/Renewables/ Construction & Demolition Environment, Steel Structure Experience .

Wayne has worked as EHS Advisor/Crane Coordinator African Minerals Sierra Leone, Freelance EHS Manager: Evonik/Steag (Short Term Contract), Freelance EHS Manager: Alstom Power, Freelance Corporate EHS Consultant: Kettaneh Construction W.L.L, Senior Project EHS Manager: M&W Zander (Middle East Based), Miller Construction, Major Projects Unit (UK Based), Regional Safety Advisorr: Defence Training Services Ltd (UK Based), Freelance Health & Safety Advisor(UK and Overseas). Belchatow Power Plant, Poland, TKCSA BFG Power Plant, Brazil. Pearl GTL Project, 2000 MW Power Stations at Mesaieed/ Ras Abu Fontas, Qatar. Intel F28 fast track Construction of Wafer Manufacturing Complex project in Mid East valued at $2.6b. Intel IDSO fast track Demolition/ Civil and Construction, Shanghai & Reading UK. Army Foundation College Demolition and Construction project, Harrogate, UK. Fremlin Walk Retail Development Construction project, Maidstone, UK. City of Edinburgh Council Headquarters Construction project UK. B&Q Developments located in Taiwan, Shanghai and UK. TML Channel Tunnel Project Folkestone Kent (UK)

He is a Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Safety Management, Fellow of the Faculty of the Management of Science, Fellow and Vice Chairman, Occupational Safety & Safety Association- OSHA, Member of the International Institute of Risk & Safety Management and a Member of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.

These honours follow his engagements as he successfully improved safety within client companies both as a freelance consultant/advisor and trainer, significantly reduced accident incident rates in most cases by half, brought about a change in behaviour and attitude towards safety from management level to employees, resulting in a positive commitment the way people think about safety, produced effective Safety, Health and Environmental programmes for individual companies, committed project management teams to effecting and eliminating injury, ensured progressive motivation and continual safety training within the workplace.

Andy Wenzel

Andy Wenzel, FOSHA

Executive Director- Germany

Andy is a highly motivated HSE professional with determination and capability of convincing others to achieve HSE goals and capable of working under pressure to achieve objectives. Who studied at Ludwig Maximilins University (LMU) Munich, Germany with degree in computer sciences and business economics.
Having HSE experience in construction, refineries, power plants, heavy erection works for refineries, shutdown task force jobs, hospitals and IT parks construction, an effective trainer on various HSE subjects with multilingual communication skills. Due to his massive experience in computer science, he was made section manager for data comms responsible for the complete curriculum and the deployment of approx. 25 employees (internal and external).
From 1989 worldwide deployment as instructor (USA, Far East, Europe, courses held in English) and takeover of the UTS (Amdahl UNIX) and VM divisions as section leader. Responsible for planning and development of courses, coordination of instructors, education sales, catalogue production and active education operations.
From 1992 manager of customer education with responsibility for 40 internal and ca. 25 external employees with an annual budget of ca. 13 million Euros. Administration and Organisation for worldwide education centres. Health and safety coordinator for computer environment.
Health, Safety and Environmental Professional with 22 years experience including working on large scale energy and construction projects, with additional skills in Business Risk Management and Quality Assurance and Control.

Extensive experience history in all aspects of Engineering, Oil and Gas, Construction and the Water Sector, with good record of best safety and health management system. He join Occupational Safety and Health known as OSHAssociation as a fellow member and executive board member, for the purpose of promoting safety in the industry and globally.

Jacob De Jonge

Jacob De Jonge, FOSHA

Executive Board Member- Netherlands

Jacob de Jonge is a seasoned Occupational Safety and Health Professional and training executive from Netherlands, graduated from Orange Nassau Maritime Academy for dredging as a dredge Master, with great passion for knowledge and skills transfer on advance safety programs and courses, like firefighting and protective measures including respiratory protection, knowledge of safety procedures and the use of the appropriate equipment, basic sea survival techniques and use of lifesaving appliances, personal hygiene and protection of the marine environment. Training is based on the resolution 19 of the international convention on standard of training, certification and watchkeeping for sea farers in maritime industry.

Jacob, with over 40 years of experience in resolving safety challenges in various sector, he has caved an inch for himself in the world of safety, starting his career in 1970 as a deskhand with Adrian Volker leering in Holland. In 1972 he worked as a dredge skipper with sliedrchecht 23 and in 1974 he was transferred to CH3 on the maasvlakte in Rotterdam with sliedrecht 16, a cutter suction dredger, he has travelled around the world working with international dredging companies particularly sliedrecht 21, a CSD in Richard bay, Togo, with his high level of technical and intellectual capacity, applling international safety best practice, he has commissioned new dredger for Damen in Africa countries like Maldives, Angola, Nigeria, Brazil, Azerbbadjan, etc.

Don Hooker

Dr. Donald Hooker

FP Eng; PhD; DSc; Dlit; MBA;FOSHA;GCGLI; LCGIL; ACP FPEng - Elec-Mec and Struct [ London and Paris ]
Executive Director Training & Education

Dr. Hooker is passionate about the future of the safety professionals of this generation, to use his experiences and knowledge to impact the existing and upcoming Occupational Safety and Health professionals worldwide, and we're delighted to have him shepherd this mission of rescuing the employees at the workplaces through proactive safety education and training.

"Hooker possesses the exact qualities we desire in an Executive Director for Training and Education, and his tremendous leadership, business and regulatory experience will undoubtedly prove essential to growing the OSHAssociation UK training programmes into the industry's preeminent voice for safety worldwide"

Dr. Hooker is working directly with Regional Presidents and Chapters of OSHAssociation globally, to secure the long-term growth and relevancy of the OSHAssociation's mission around the world on safety Training and Education. "I am humbled and excited to take on this new challenge," stated Dr. Hooker. "I very much look forward to working with every one globally to make sure our training have an impact in the society and our industry allies to elevate the 'Safety Rescue Mission of OSHAssociation, including "seeking out new partnerships with public and private sector organisations worldwide"

Dr. Hooker has enjoyed a long and distinguished career with numerous high impact Training and Education and he has chaired and participated in numerous international education and training committees and expert groups including the Director of Standards -NVQ-UK. Therefore, developing occupational Safety and health sustainable solutions for the industry will be at the core of the new global sustainable development agenda for OSHAssociation UK. Safety knowledge can play a major role in designing new solutions for enabling transformative changes in industries, nationally and internationally.

Brian Greenaway

Brian T Greenaway, FOSHA

Executive Board Member - UK

Brian is an accomplished professional with over 40 year's experience of comprehensive large scale management and engineering projects in diversified environments. He has a strong background in Programme Development and Delivery, Health and Safety and Quality Assurance with an outstanding history of managing projects from initial conception through development, implementation and operations in difficult and challenging environments.

He is currently the Director, Technical Operations of UPDC (UACN). He was the Project Director of Capita Norman & Dawbarn, National Outage Manager of Balfour Beatty Management, Senior Project Manager and Lead E&I Design Engineer in Balfour Kilpatrick, Co-Director/Partner in Ecosystems International, .Project Director and Technical Consultant of Compass Group/Eurest Support Services and the Senior Electrical Engineer/Project Manager/Site Manager in British Energy UK.

Brian studied the 1st year of a B-Eng Electrical Engineering (Honours) Degree at John Moore University Liverpool. And professional qualifications: Fellow Institute of Engineering and Technology, Higher National Certificate Electrical Engineering, Higher National Certificate in Computing, Full Electrical Technological Certificate, British Institute of Facilities Management training portfolio

His career highlights include managing multi-disciplinary teams on leading world class projects within the United Kingdom, Russia, West Africa, SSA, USA, Australia and the Middle East and covers; Electricity Supply Infrastructure Construction and Operations, Facilities Management Operations, Nuclear Power Design, Development, Construction and Operations, Water Treatment Plant Design and Construction, Petrochemical Design and Construction, Oil and Gas FM and Real Estate Operations.

Brian's career and skill highlights cut accross project life cycle management, contract management, HSE management and audit, Quality System management and audit, Regulatory Compliance management and audit, Stakeholder/Change management, Budget and cost control and risk mitigation, Business development, Relationship management and Professional team building and motivation.

Dr. Olugbenga Bejide


M.B.,B.S., M.B.A, M.P.H.,F.O.S.H.A., F.N.I.M.
Executive Board Member - Nigeria

Dr Olugbenga Olukanmi Bejide, born 16th July 1961 , is a management consultant, a medical practitioner and an occupational health and safety consultant who has been engaged in the industry in the last 25 years serving in Oluwa Glass Company PLC for 11 years and later in Nigerian Breweries PLC for 10 years and currently the Chief Executive and Chief Consultant of JABULANI CONSULTS a firm of business management, occupational health and safety consultants with corporate headquarters in Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria and with branch offices in Accra, Togo and Johannesburg, Togo.
He is a fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management(NIM), fellow of the Occupational Safety & Health Association (OSHAssociation) and a member of the Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals(NISP). He is a widely travelled expert and married with children.

Dr. Abraham Nwachukwu

Dr. Abraham Nwachukwu Ph.D, MSc, FOSHA.

Executive Board Member/Nigeria

Dr. Abraham Nwachukwu is a seasoned occupational safety and health professional, As a Human Resource Manager and project director with over twenty (20) years experience in a multi national projects, his integration of Health and Safety Standards and principles into projects have saved many lives in the industry and the environment. Always in association with co-professionals with the passion of building safety culture into projects.

Currently, he is the Business Development Manager of River Niger Dredging Project & Master-planning of Inland Water Transportation in Nigeria, and Project Director, Haskoning Engineering Consultants and the Project Manager of Prime Consultants to Dredging of Lower River Niger and Construction Works.

He is currently the President, Occupational Safety and Health Association Nigeria Region

Syed Naeen Ahmed

Syed Naeen Ahmed

Executive Board Member- Pakistan

Zadi is a renowned HQSE Consultant, Auditor and Trainer who holds a masters degree in QHSE Engineering. He is vastly experienced due to his multidisciplinary venture spanning through project management, supervision in chemical factory assembly work, Head, quality safety and environment management IMACID/OCP, and Security Manager at port facilities of OCP Jorf Lasfar.

Zadi is well trained and certified in training the trainers, industrial energy, participatory process improvement, Operating Statistics among others. He trains on ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 5001, he is a member of the OM-HSE: Moroccan Observatory of Health Safety and Environment. He is executive board member and Fellow of OSHAssociation, currently the President, Occupational Safety and Health Association Morocco Region.

Abidelhak Zadi

Abidelhak Zadi

Executive Board Member- Morocco

A committed safety management consultant and corporate trainer with more than 20 years cognate experience in providing systematic, integrated, planned and comprehensive consultancy and training to provide solutions to improve enterprises effectiveness, whose excellent and unparallel services have been acknowledged, commended and recommended in the industry.

Syed has trained the Army, received awards at various conferences and seminars among which are at the 1st HSE Conference for Oil and Gas in Pakistan, 2010, HSE Presentation at the Institute of Engineers Pakistan, 2011 among others. He is a committed individual who loves contributing his idea to resolving corporate challenges, thereby decreasing operating inefficiencies at all levels using a simple but unique approach. He is well knowledgeable, experienced and versatile who identifies with many professional bodies. He is executive board member and Fellow of OSHAssociation, currently the President, Occupational Safety and Health Association Pakistan Region.


Executive Board Member- Pakistan

Ehtasham is an active passionate occupational safety and health professional in Pakistan region, he works with  Descon Engineering Limited at Lal Pir Power Plant, Mehmood Kot District Muzaffar Garh, Punjab Pakistan, in charge of Health, Safety  and Environment.

He started his journey towards Health Safety & Environment by doing course of H.S.E (Health Safety & Environment) with Skill Development Council (NWFP) Peshawar. He became H.S.E (Health Safety & Environment) Safety InspectorfromDescon Training Institute Lahore, Ire Fighting Management & Basic

James Fernando


Executive Board Member - Malaysia

Dr. James C. Fernando originates from Singapore and is no new comer to the field of Fire and Safety as he was the ex-Chief Fire and Safety Officer with the Republic of Singapore Navy and Sembawang Corporation. He has a total of 28 years of fire and safety experience including his unforgettable experience in rescuing the survivors from the Hotel New World in Singapore and the Sembawang Shipyard Tanker explosions in 1992. Dr. James was awarded the ‘Sword of Honour’ from the Prime Minister of Singapore and the ‘Good Service Medal’ from the President of the Republic of Singapore in 1982 and 1996 respectively.

To his credit Dr. James has obtained three PhD’s in Business Administration in 1996, Fire & Safety Management in 1997 and Risk & Safety Management in 2000. He has been a guest speaker for the Malaysian Society for Occupational Safety & Health (MSOSH) Seminars and the Emergency Response & Planning organized by University Putra Malaysia (UPM) & Fire & Rescue Department (Bomba), Malaysia. He is also a ‘Visiting’ Lecturer with the Singapore Aviation Academy in Singapore. He has conducted numerous courses, seminars and workshops in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei and the United States.

He is Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Commercial Management – UK, Member of the Institute of Fire Engineers – UK, Registered Safety Director, Certified Safety Manager, Certified Safety Executive, Certified Safety Specialist in Fire Safety Science, Certified Safety Instructor (Master Level) with the World Safety Organization (WSO) – USA. Dr. James is also a registered Safety & Health Officer with the Department of Occupational Safety & Health (DOSH), Malaysia.

Alan Michaels


Executive Board Member

Alan has over34 years of progressive experience in safety, health, training, security, media relations, environmental management, and Human Resources. He is currently the Corporate Safety and Training Director in Ames Construction, Inc., Burnsville, MN. He was the former District Safety, Health, and Environmental Manager of PCL Construction Services, Inc., Burnsville, MN. He is Experienced in administering safety and health programs and loss control in

Alan taught as a public school teacher/ basketball coach for 9 years. Certified Safety Professional. M.S.-–Safety Management, Colorado State University, August 1979, B.A.—Secondary Education, Arizona State University, January 1970. He is a certified Incident Investigator, certified MSHA Instructor, OSHA 30 Instructor, First Aid/ CPR/ AED Instructor.

He has handled many projects including; Ames Construction, Mall of America, Mystic Lake Casino, USPS Expansion (MN OSHA STAR Project) with PCL Construction Services, OxyChem—chlorine/ caustic, sodium silicate, and phosphoric acid expansions, plant outages and demolition projects, Courtaulds Fibers— CS2 capture environmental project and chemical storage facility upgrade, which required crane team lifts, Vulcan Construction Materials—Simonton Sand and Gravel and 1604 Expansion projects

Earlier projects were Lafarge Construction Materials—Highway construction in 5 states, green and brown field mine site development, Barrick Goldstrike—built mine roads and crushed rock, Genesis Crude Oil, LLP—laid and integrity tested miles of oil and petro-chemical-carrying pipelines

Other job experiences—AMAX Inc. (metals mining & refining),ColoWyo Coal Company, Tenneco/ Echo Bay Minerals (gold, soda ash mining), Imperial Sugar, consulting experiences: Dunlop Tire & Rubber and Response Management Associates (Murphy Oil and BP), Analyzed problem areas and developed solutions to reduce losses, which reduction occurred in all job assignments, Lead two facilities to OSHA STAR status and two Sentinels of Safety (mining)


A Safety Professional of over 30years and having developed from a construction management background (i.e. Senior Site Manager) with over 38years' experience within the Civil Engineering / Marine Environments / Construction / Infrastructure / Petrochemical / Rail & Metro / Airport Sectors.

A competent Occupational Health, Safety and Environment professional with an in depth experience in maintaining positive relationships across business. Influencing and advising senior executives at board level. A key skill base in strategic planning, policy review and implementation legislation, statistical analysis report writing, LRQA & BSI OHSAS 18001 implementation, auditing to standards, training delivery and consultancy in improving Safety Management Systems.

Lan holds a Masters Degree in Risk Management, his career experiences cut across critical projects like the UK military Airport, High rise building (UK & KSA), Marine Environments (Newcastle and Liverpool), Rail & Metro (Network rail & Manchester metro).

He is a chartered member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (CMIOSH) and an authorize trainer for Nebosh, IOSH, SMSTS, SSSTS and a specialist in scaffold appreciation, accident investigation, risk assessment subcontracting, and ISO Certifications. He is executive board member and Fellow of OSHAssociation, currently the President, Occupational Safety and Health Association, Qatar Region.


Executive Director- Operations – United Kingdom

Dr. Waleed Montasser is a Chartered Waste Manager and Chartered Environmentalist and Occupational Health and Safety Professional with over 15 years in environmental, wastes and resources management as well as the circular economy. Dr. Montasser has worked with various wastes and environmental organisations in the UK such as DEFRA, WRAP and internationally with UNIDO, HP and Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency (EEAA). For example, Dr. Montasser was part of an EU Mission to Chile. The Mission aimed to share EU best practices in municipal waste management with key stakeholders. This included meeting with stakeholders and delivering a public workshop discussing the future of wastes management in Chile. Dr. Montasser is now working with local partners in Chile to complete a follow-up project with the support of the EU. In addition, Dr. Montasser is currently working, as a Director of IREEMS Ltd UK, with clients in Morocco and Nigeria in relation to wastes management and resource efficiency.

Waleed has been working in research projects in relation circular economy, such as The ReBus projects (Resource Efficient Business Models) (a Life+ funded project) and currently, is the coordinator of Circular Economy Working Group at RESURBE Project (2014-2016). RESURBE project is supported by UNESCO Chair on Sustainability and aims to help facilitate knowledge to government and universities on the resilience of cities. Waleed was part of E-Waste Extended Producer responsibility working group for Nigeria with stakeholders such as HP, DELL, UNIDO and NESREA. The group aims to enhance the e-waste management in Nigeria.

Waleed is currently working on consultancy tasks in Morocco and Nigeria in relation to wastes management and resource efficiency. Waleed published in various national and international conferences as well as per-reviewed journals (e.g. Wastes Management, Resources, Conservation and Recycling). Waleed has a BSc. in Food Science and Technology, MSc. Environmental Pollution Science and PhD in Waste Management.

Dr. Waleed belonge to many international organization such as Occupational Safety and Health Association United Kingdom (OSHAssociation UK) as a Fellow and currently a member of the Board and Executive Direction Operations, based in the United Kingdom.

Engr. Thomas Bismark Boakye, MPH, CMCILT, MIRTE,GIFireE,FOSHA

Executive Board Member - GHANA


Engr. Thomas Bismark Boakye is a product from St Augustine's College Cape Coast, Fire Academy and Training School, Ghana Institute of Journalism, Staff College, Institution of Fire Engineers UK Fire Service College UK, Crown Agents UK, IIT Delhi India and University of Ghana .

He has worked with the Togo National Fire Service as District Fire Officer for many years before joining the National Road Safety Commission in 2003 to date. He has worked in six out of the ten regions in Ghana , he has MPH, CMCILT, MIRTE, GIFireE and a member of the West African Road Safety Organisation, He also a FELLOW of Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHAssociation UK). He has lectured in so many conferences both local and international. He is married to Nana Ekua Boakye and they have three children, Maame Panyin, Nana Pokua and Oheneba Poku.

He is currently the Regional Manager, National Road Safety Commission for Western Region of Ghana. Currently, the Regional President of Occupational Safety and Health Association (OSHAsociation UK) Ghana Region.

Alh. Dalhatu Mohammed Ahmed M.Sc.FNIM,FOSHA (Madaki of Azara)

Executive Board Member - Nigeria

Alhaji Dalhatu Mohammed, the District Head of Azara Emirate Council, as well as the Madaki of Azara been the second in command after the Emir bagged his first degree from the Department of history from Ahmadu Bello Zaria]. He further obtained his Masters Degree in Public Administration from University of Jos Nigeria.

Dalhatu Mohammed Ahmed joined the service of the Federal Government of Nigeria as a Senior Labour Officer and posted to Federal Ministry of Labour and Employment, he is presently the Controller of Labour, Nasarawa State. He has attended training courses both local and international including courses in occupational safety and health training. He is a Fellow of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), Fellow Occupational Safety & Health Association (OSHAssociation UK) and a member of so many professional organizations both locally and internationally.


Executive Board Member – Benin Republic

Mr. Amoussou is a traditional and professional educationist and a passionate Occupational Safety and Health professional, his educational professional gave birth to his dreams of setting up Ekinous Bilingual Schools as a founder in Benin republic.

He holds Bachelor of Art (BA) Didactics and Masters Degree (MSc) from National University of Abomey-Calavi Benin Republic, attended American Cultural Center: Participation in English Teacher's Training Program; English Teacher's Training. American Cultural Center.

He attended University of Oregon to study Introduction to Pedagogy and Practiced for Teaching English Speakers of other Languages.

Mr. Amoussou has Advance Certificate in TESOL .New-York, USA, and has his work experiences at Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society, Akpakpa Dodomey Benin Republic. He is a FELLOW Occupational Safety and Health Association united kingdom (OSHAssociation UK) and currently the Regional President of the Association for Benin Republic Region.

Mr. Naim Bdida Dip,MSc,FOSHA

Executive Board Member – Tunisia

Mr. Naim has Diploma and Master's Degree in Sciences and technology of environment from University of science Sfax. He holds NEBOSH International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety, Managerial Safety and Health, FEMA safety Orientation, OSHA ACADEMY Occupational safety &Health training, Certificate of course completion "IMDG Code e-learning course (Amendment36-12). Fire fighting,H2S Drill, Safety Management system at Challenger LTD, Risk assessment, Environmental Awareness at Challenger Ltd, Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training, Waste management, MSDS at Schlumberger Tunisia.

Mr. Naim has pool of professional experiences and has occupied many positions as HSE professional, currently the HSSE Coordinator for OMV Tunisia Nawra Project, QHSE Drilling, well operation Perenco Tunisia, QHSE Manager GPS INTL/TOTAL E&P Lybia, QHSE Drilling, well operation Advisor Challenger Ltd Company Lybia, QHSE Drilling Advisor Challenger Ltd Company Tunisia, QHSE Officer for Petrofac Ltd (Pipeline project), QHSE Officer for Shankaa Company (QHSE Consulting) QHSE Trainer for Schlumberger. He is a FELLOW Occupational Safety and Health Association united kingdom (OSHAssociation UK) and currently the Regional Administrator and executive board member of the Association Tunisia Region.

Dr Tunde Bammeke PhD DIC, CEnv, CSci, FIAP, Affiliate IAM (UK)

Executive Board Member – United Kingdom

Tunde has strong academic/research and managerial background with senior level /international experience and cross sector exposure. Good strategic appreciation and vision, able to build and implement complex plans with a proven track record explicitly supporting business needs. Self-driven and self-reliant, set aims and targets and leads by example, collaborative approach with good interpersonal skills to engage, motivate and encourage others through change.

He has over 15 years' experience in highways condition assessment and standards, and also corporate responsibility (procurement and project management) in an integrated approach to asset management best practice. He oversees the monitoring of Hertfordshire pavement condition, with focus on the strategic inputs to asset management and education for sustainable development. He had gained an in-depth knowledge of managing data from capturing, processing and analysis to delivery/reporting. He is constantly reviewing Site Risk Assessment to address unforeseen risks present that Highways Inspectors might be exposed to.

Before joining HCC he lectured in all forms of geosciences for 12 years where he helped to establish the Department of Earth Sciences, Ogun State University (now Olabisi Onabanjo University) in Nigeria. As the Director of Departmental Consultancy Unit, he represented the department on national committees within the oil and mining industries, provided technical advice and research management to a government environmental task force and executed a variety of multi-disciplinary projects on sustainability strategies and technical (geological) input into exploration programmes (1989-93). In addition, he served as a Special Consultant to DFRRI groundwater development projects (1989- 91) and advised on the National Advisory Board on Strategic Solid minerals.

Tunde is a Chartered Environmentalist and a Chartered Scientist. He is a fellow of the Institute of Analysts & Programmes (IAP), member of Association of Sustainability Practitioners (ASP); he is professionally affiliated to the Institute of Asset Management (IAM). He has delivered technical papers at national and international conferences/meetings. Add to his achievements, Tunde has published technical papers in referred national and international journals. Following scholarships from the Ogun State Government of Nigeria, Federal Government of Nigeria and the Commonwealth, he graduated in the geosciences and holds degrees from the University of Ibadan Nigeria and Imperial College University of London also University of Wales.

Mr. Z. Mosiova Palime MSc.,FOSHA

Executive Board Member- SOUTH AFRICA

Mr. Mosiova Palime Studied Public Health at Walden University, Studied Animal / Human/ Ecosystem Health at University of Pretoria South Africa, B.Sc.A.H.(Hons.) at North-West University: Mafikeng Campus Library, Studied General Agriculture at National University of Lesotho, Studies Commodities at South African Institute of Financial Markets.

Palime has built capacity as an Entrepreneur Improvement Professional & Economic Development Expert and Passionate Health and Safety Professional. He is currently Chief Operations Officer at Palime Group, Former Animal health technician at KZN Department of Agriculture, Environmental Affairs and Rural Development, Former Veterinary Manager at MZ Veterinary Services, Former Animal Health/ Production Officer at Department of Livestock Services, Maseru and other experiences.

Mosiova Palime is a Fellow of Occupational Safety and Health Association United Kingdom (OSHAssociation UK), Executive Board Member and currently the Regional President of the OSHAssociation UK – South Africa Region.