Business and Management
The following are the biographies of Business and Management Faculty.
Jose de la Rua, B. Sc., MBA/Finance
As one of the members in our business and management faculty, Mr. de la Rua is an experienced instructor with over 20 years of teaching experience in the subjects of Accounting and Business Administration, including Microsoft and Accounting software programs.
He has been involved in the Career College sector for most of those years teaching to a mature, diverse and multicultural population. He speaks three languages and has advanced communication skills.
Above all, he enjoys the satisfaction of helping students learn and move onto successful careers.
Salahuddin Khan, MBA
Mr. Khan has over 20 years of experience as a successful educator with strong academic and industry experience in Canadian, American, Bangladeshi universities, colleges and financial institutions. He is an expert level user of different accounting software and Microsoft applications. Mr. Khan is CPA, PCP, LLQP and MBA and successful teaching experience in accounting discipline in the US and Canada. Fundamental of Accounting, Financial Accounting, Canadian Payroll, QuickBooks, Sage 50 Accounting, Sage ERP 300 are among many courses he has been teaching. In addition, Mr. Khan worked in the many companies and held important positions. He received many awards in both teaching and business practice. Mr. Khan has published many articles in different accounting journals and seminars.
Edson Vieira, B. Computer Science, MBA, SAP Certified Associate
Mr. Vieira has been working in IT industry of over 16 years, since obtaining his bachelor’s degree in computer science. As a SAP Consultant for the last 10 years, he specialized in the Sales and Distribution field with an Associate certification for the SAP SD module. He worked as a consultant for leading firms such as Cognizant, Capgemini and Indra, where he developed Business Blueprints, Technical and Functional Specifications and Cutover Plans, configured SAP SD module, and performed Integrated Tests. His experience in those years was mostly in large, multinational companies in difference segments such as pharmaceutical, consumer goods, education, steel products and telecom. Currently, Mr. Vieira is a professor at Metro College of Technology. As a lead instructor he has developed teaching materials, delivered instructions of courses to SAP students and presented SAP seminars to prospective students. He turns out to be very popular with the students.
Dushyant Pilania, B. Eng., MBA
Mr. Pilania has seven years of work experience implementing SAP ERP solutions for many organizations from 14 different countries, both at the client, and off-shore locations, in Canada, India & Scotland. He is a problem-solver with a combination of functional & technical prowess, project management, and leadership skills. He has accomplished end-to-end implementations, rollouts, SAP up-gradation/migration, mergers and acquisitions and support projects as an SAP FI/CO, SAP PS/IM, and SAP JVA consultant/lead.