Dr. Kamal Masri is a lecturer with the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University. He is an accomplished instructor, having won the TD Canada Trust Distinguished Teaching Award from the business school along with several Teaching Honour roll recognitions.
He has spent 20 years developing information systems with a company he co-founded in the early 1990s. His company focused on developing custom-built solutions for a variety of industries, including professional sports (National Hockey League and National Basketball Association), entertainment event services, health care, transportation, and manufacturing.
His academic research has involved advancing business system analysis and design techniques by improving communication processes during the development stage. He has most recently been involved with investigating amateur draft decision making by NHL teams.