Author Neil Payne

Neil Payne

As a trainer Neil specialises in the countries of the Middle East and Islam as a religion. He works with both the private and public sector on a number of initiatives ranging from assisting businesses set up in the Arab and Muslim world as well as diversity initiatives in the UK. Having grown up in Kuwait he returned to the region after his BA to travel, work and study in Turkey, Syria, Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Malaysia and Iran. After successfully completing an MA in Middle Eastern Studies at London's prestigious SOAS University he established Kwintessential, now one of the world's leading intercultural training providers. Visit www.kwintessential.co.uk for more information on the Middle East and other business cultures.