Hesham Metwalli

Director of Accelerator and Special Programs - Sharjah Education Academy - Sharjah Government

Sharjah Education Academy - Sharjah Government

Hesham is a Public Policy and Education Reform Advisor in MENA and Australia. He was a founding member of the Dubai School Inspection Bureau where he worked as a Senior Inspector and led the community partnership projects. He then moved to Abu Dhabi as the Director of Inspections and Education Quality with Tribal Group. He has inspected, led and managed the inspections of more than 350 schools across the UAE and MENA. He led the development of the inspection framework for Abu Dhabi government schools and contributed to the development of Dubai Schools Inspection Framework while working for KHDA and Dubai Government. He was involved in managing a national project for the Ministry of Education in the UAE to train and prepare 700 education reform leaders in collaboration with Pearson Education, the UK National College for Leadership and Nottingham University. He also held several senior education leadership roles in Australia.