Alaa R. Elbaz, Partner
Mr. Elbaz is a Partner with Meirc Training & Consulting. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Kuwait University, an MS in Mechanical and Industrial Engineering from the University of Jordan, and an MBA with a concentration in Management Information Systems from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Elbaz is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) and a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI®). In addition, he is a Green Belt in Six Sigma.
Mr. Elbaz has over fifteen years of experience in project management, contract administration, supply chain management and business development management. With Ford Motor Company in Michigan, he was Program Manager responsible for preparing project scopes, maintaining schedules, administrating contracts with vendors, tracking budgets and reporting performances. As Project Manager with Danlaw Inc. and Consultant with Daimler Chrysler and General Motors, Mr. Elbaz assumed responsibilities ranging from project launching to market research and from risk assessment to developing product quality assurance plans. Mr. Elbaz’s experience included projects in different areas such as product development, information technology (application and infrastructure), industrial facilities, quality programs and maintenance projects. On a different front, Mr. Elbaz was part-time lecturer at the University of Phoenix and Baker College in the USA.
With Meirc, Mr. Elbaz conducts a variety of training programs in the areas of project management including preparation for Project Management Professional (PMP®) certification, contract preparation and administration, procurement management and supply chain management, maintenance management as well as quality management.