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Published on May 20, 2012
Tarig Ahmed Khalid is a Project Management and Business Analysis Professional, University Lecturer, Guitarist & Novelist. He obtained a M.Sc. in Power System Engineering but later shifted his career towards Software development. He has worked for nearly a decade at the Central Bank of Sudan (CBOS) where he gained interest in the field of Project Management. After obtaining his certificate from George Washington University, he became the Assistant Manager of the Banking Technology Department at CBOS.
Tarig is an active member of many professional institutions including the IEEE to which he is now the General Secretariat for IEEE-Sudan. He is also the first and only Certified Business Analysis Professional in Sudan.
His multi-disciplinary knowledge and experience allowed him to strongly contribute to the modernization of the Electrical Engineering curriculum at the University of Khartoum and provide give a touch of the industry to the students.
In 2011, his entry won him second place in Al Tayeb Salih Prize for novel writing. He is now adding the final touches to prepare it for publishing while simultaneously working on two other new novels.
He is currently the General Manager of the Financial and Banking Systems company, a leading software house in Sudan.
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