Dean / Professor,
School of Cultural Diplomacy


Areas of Expertise
Diplomacy, Ethics and Leadership, International Development, Media and Public Policy, Peacebuilding, Political Economy, UN Human Rights System

Region of Focus
Europe, North America, The Middle East

Mosi Dorbayani, is a Canadian executive adviser, educator, entrepreneur, coach and consultant in international management and strategic leadership. He is author of 12 professional books and is a well-published songwriter.

His executive experience, leading and collaborating with staff from 20 nationalities have equipped him with a global strategic understanding on the importance of cultural diversity and human capital. His passion for ‘personnel development’ has enhanced many organizations, practitioners and trainees, and provided them with practical insights to face challenges of their constantly changing environment.

Educated at Harvard, MIT, A.U.L and Aston, Mosi is specialized in International Management, Strategic Leadership, Strategic Development, Business Economics, Commercial and Contract Law, and is certified in Public Financial Management – PFM by International Monetary Fund – IMF.

Mosi is also the co-founder of WAALM, a world-renowned awarding body for arts and cross cultures based in the UK and Canada and is the Dean of School of Cultural Diplomacy. Among his numerous recognition and honors, he is the recipient of 2002 ‘Medal of Excellence’ for Best Assessor, conferred by University of London, Examination and Assessment Council – Edexcel International and three-time Mayor’s Award recipient for best coach and instructor in Hungary, European Union in 1998, 1999 and 2000.

As a Goodwill Ambassador, Mosi serves several UN affiliated organizations close to his heart and promotes education of ‘Universal Declaration of Human Rights – UDHR’ and ‘Cultural Diplomacy’ . He is a fellow of Institute of Advanced Studies; a member of The Academic Council on The United Nations System; and UNA, New York, and is the recipient of 2010 Human Rights Hero Awards, conferred by UHR at the United Nations in Geneva

Recent Publications

– Cultural Diplomacy: No Bullet, No Blood – A Transformative Force To Advance Understanding & Dialogue

– Message Song: Delivering Important and Powerful Messages Through Lyrics and Music

– Business Samurai: Skills and Strategies for Leaders and Entrepreneurs (Profit and Non Profit)

Updated May, 2019