Bassel is the Microsoft Learning Consultant covering the UAE, Bahrain, and Oman, and has been working in the educational sector for the past three years as a technical resource, managing Office 365 deployments in schools and universities in both the public and private sector in the Gulf. During these three years, Bassel’s role involved guiding educational institutions through all stages of acquiring Office 365 for Education, including presales, deployment, configuration, and adoption. This involved working with IT admins, technology integrators, and educators in educational institutions across the Gulf to push for a more progressive pedagogy by utilizing Microsoft technologies. Before joining Microsoft, Bassel graduated as a Computer Engineer and worked for a year as a technical support engineer, assisting in deployment and configuration of governmental systems in the UAE.
Bassel AjlaniUnited Arab Emirates
Learning Consultant, Microsoft