Ahmed is a research associate within the Advanced Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies (ASTUTE) centre at Cardiff University.Ahmed owns a Ph.D. in engineering from the University of Portsmouth/UK (2017). His PhD research focuses on modelling and optimization of a meat supply chain network design. Previously, in 2010, he completed his M.Sc. in Communication Network Planning and Management at University of Portsmouth/UK. In his current role, he has a number of collaborations with industry in boosting sustainability and resilience of enterprises in Wales. He has published so far 24 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers.He has awarded the 2017 ABTA Doctoral Researcher Awards held at the University College London (UCL/UK). Moreover, he is a member of several professional bodies such as OR Society, IEEE, EurOMA, POMS, IET and MCDM Society
Multi-objective optimization; MCDM; Supplier selection; Sustainable and resilient supply chain management; ICT applications in Logistics.