Hashem Zarafat, PhD, is a freelance trainer, business researcher, and lecturer teaching a wide range of interdisciplinary and related courses such as finance, investment, entrepreneurship, venture capital & private equity, management research methods in business schools in Munich, Germany. As an award-winning lecturer and a mentor, he has successfully trained many local and international students over the past 14 years. He has supervised and guided over hundred undergraduate and postgraduate business research projects in various business fields.
One of his latest projects is supervising a team of five researchers at the University of Tartu, Estonia, where he is completing his PhD studies in finance and economics, on the subject of "Medicine Marrying Technology", which his team aims at creating a solid framework for valuation of BioTech and MedTech start-ups. He has been part of the Mentoring and Coaching Network (MNC) at EIT Health since 2019.