Mr. Rahmat Ullah
Mr. Rahmat is a research scholar in management with specialized focus on innovation and technology development. Mr. Rahmat moved into management profession by setting up own enterprise, managing marketing and doing sales for national firms. After management and business administration education, he joined research organization-IRP to promote R&D culture in Pakistan. Mr. Rahmat has published in academic journals and presented many papers in national and international conferences. He has diversified experience of providing training, managing survey projects, developing online portals, initiating academic publishing and executing funded projects of development nature.
He has the credit of introducing numbers of research software in Pakistan, developing above 30 training modules of research methods and training research scholars in Pakistan and abroad. He is also the focal person for university- industry linkages where he successfully launched a collaborative R&D promotion program with state-run R&D organizations, chambers of commerce and industries, business associations and industrial groups all over the Pakistan. He has managed development of number of technologies and initiated many industries-driven projects in the universities of Pakistan.
Mr. Rahmat also got training in health and hospital management, developed medical unit, and served development sector in social development and poverty alleviation. He blends the experience of failures and success in initiating startups, scaling up to national level ventures and making them financial viable.
Mr. Rahmat is a regular trainer in research methods and consultant for innovation and technology development for academia, industry and R&D organizations. Currently, he serves Institute of Research Promotion as chief coordinator, manages ORIC, UMT and general secretary, South Asia Triple Helix Association