The World Business Institute is run by a Board of Management which seeks advices, suggestions and recommendations from the Board of Advisers, Fellows and Associate Fellows who hail from Australia, Bangladesh, Canada, China, Chile, Columbia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Greece, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Mexico, Malaysia, Morocco, Palestine, Pakistan, Poland, New Zealand, Nigeria, Netherland, Philippines, Portugal, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Thailand, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, UK and USA. This list has been growing every year. Academics from more countries have applied to join the WBI as the Fellow and all of them have at least Ph.D from a recognized University.

This is the only organisation in the world which has fellows with at least a doctoral degrees. Theses advisers and Fellows have achieved wider recognition in the academic community for their experience, devotion, commitment and excellence for research and publication.



Board of Advisers


Chief Adviser


  • Professor Robert Clift, Former Dean, University of Melbourne, Australia.


Member of the Board of Advisers


  • Professor Stuart Orr, Deakin University, Australia.
  • Professor Masud Alam Choudhury, International Islamic University, Malaysia.
  • Professor Saud Choudhury, Trent University, Canada.
  • Professor Muhammad Mahboob Ali, Dhaka School of Economics, Bangladesh.
  • Professor Ravi Kiran, Tharpar University, India.
  • Professor John Okpara, Bloimsburg University of Pennsylvania, USA.
  • Professor Pieter Nel, Unitec Institute of Technology, New Zealand.
  • Assoc. Prof. William Lim, York University, Canada.
  • Assoc. Prof. Ming-Chang Cheng, National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan, R.O.C.
  • Professor Nazrul Islam, Uttara University, Bangladesh.


Chief Executive Officer


  • Dr. Mohammad Ziaul Hoque, Former Academic Staff Member, Monash University, Australia and Visiting Professor, Naresuan University, Thailand.