Kais is a trainer, coach and facilitator with 10 years experience in sales and marketing with multi-cultural organisations.
Kais has established himself as a business coach and a creative speaker, drawing on his involvement in leading projects within the region. He uses his experience in coaching, marketing, media and entrepreneurship to develop powerful training that helps companies and individuals to achieve success. Kais engages his audiences both emotionally and intellectually through presenting living experience, strong visual illustrations and heartfelt stories.
Kais’s business experience includes leading the training function for the number one luxury retailer in the Middle East for five years, and working on nationalisation initiatives in the GCC and North Africa cooperating with local and international organisations such as the United Nations, Ministry of Labour, ENDP, and Emirates Academy.
Within the retail industry, Kais has trained thousands of people across 97 nationalities in 8 countries, and he led the training project for the first Bloomingdales store outside the USA.
In addition to a BSc in Computer Engineering, Kais also holds a Diploma in Movie Directing from the London Film Academy, and has diversified his personal portfolio to include General Studies in Standup Comedy. This has provided him with an understanding of how we present ourselves and the importance of inter-personal communication.
Kais was a business advisor and trainer for the MBC TV reality show “The Investor”, where 16 teams competed, performing business tasks assigned to them. The programme was a joint venture between Business Edge - a Training Programme owned by IFC - World Bank and MBC. The aim of this programme was to enhance the entrepreneurship spirit in the Arab world.
He is also a qualified practitioner of the healing techniques NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming) and Hypnotherapy.