Dr. MARCIN LAPA
Vice-Chancellor – Maverick International University
Royal Advisor to H.E. H.H SHEIKH AHMED BIN FAISAL AL QASSIMI
Vice-President, Business Development – EMEA
Dr. Marcin Lapa is an Iconic Personality with immaculate business acumen, He has donned many high-profile roles in EU, GCC & MENA regions and under his leadership these organization were able to reach gargantuan heights in a shorter period of time delivering service excellence & handsome dividends to all the stakeholders. Dr. Marcin is an Impact Leader and a multiple award-winning experienced CEO, Executive Director, Strategy Advisor, Project and Program Manager, Business & Solution Architect, SAP Principal Consultant and Developer since 1989 and possesses over 20+ years’ experience in the Global Utility markets.
From the last decade till date, Dr. Marcin has been bestowed with the honour and posthumously chosen as the Royal Advisor to GCC Governments & Royal Families in UAE & GCC. He leads the International Ventures, Intelligence Solutions, Business Succession Planning & managing vast Investment Projects & Portfolios for Royal Private Offices of H.E H.H Al Maktoum, H.E H.H Al Nahyan & H.E.H.H Al Qassimi Eminent Emirati Sheikhs.
Dr. Marcin is a renowned figure amongst the African Government Diaspora and works closely with the Presidents & Prime Ministers of various emerging African Nations. Brining his rich global expertise on the table, Dr. Marcin fosters economic growth & prosperity through Business Diplomacy & forging International Relations.
He is also a Global Innovator and Patent Owner in the area of Utilities, IoT, Big-Data, AI, Cloud and Mobility expert with the proven track of successful projects. Awarded by SAP, Microsoft, Ericcson, Hub:raum for his impeccable design solutions which was implemented across Europe. He also holds the honours for participating in Acceleration Program from InnoEnergy for Utilities Talent & was chosen to partake in the MIT Enterprise Forum for the best Utility Start-Up
Dr. Marcin who is also a notable TEDx Speaker has the distinction of launching more than 20 Startups Invested and Lead – most successfully. The notable ones are SEPIN Inc – digital transformation for Utilities, SeeYou Mobile as a first-world MVNO with a dedicated mobile phone for blind people and Parsee – smart glasses for blind. Studied Professional Certification Courses at Harvard, Stanford, MIT, York St. John’s, in area of utilities, leading Innovation and change in new technology.
Dr. Marcin advises the Maverick Team on key parameters like global education, international expansion, tendering government educational projects and he is the brainchild behind the upcoming Al Qassimi Business Academy which will be fully backed & patronized by Maverick & associates. He is known for his calm, composed, collective & friendly approach and is very keen in establishing others’ growth & development. He works closely with our Dean & Group CEO to monitor quality assurance, manage ethical business practicesand ensure the well-being of all personnel at Maverick International University by creating a stimulating work environment.