Keith Swain

Business Consultant/Project Manager

  • LocationSharjah, United Arab Emirates



  • Project Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Business Planning
  • Sales Marketing Campaigns
  • Customer Service Management
  • Crystal Reports
  • Company Setup
  • RFP Proposal Submission
  • Strategy Plans
  • Personnel Development
  • Operation Manuals
  • Agent/partner/distributor Networks
  • Company Health Development
  • Data Migration Setup
  • System Testing
  • Data Setup Migration

Work history


Business Consultant & Project Manager

Henderson International

May 2005
  • As General Manager and Sales, Marketing & Business Development Director: • Set-up and running new Consultancy Division and associated assignments. • Formalise Project Management and Site Supervision offerings. • Oversee strategic New Build programs. • Sign key partnerships with selected strategic organisations worldwide. • Assistance and management of key Project Management assignments. • Completion of Due Diligence for several Venture Capital acquisitions. • Setup preferred supplier status with international companies.




May 1996 - Apr 2005
  • Set up of new Software Venture within the UAE and Middle East to bring new internet based technologies and implement internet web sites for key clients throughout the MENA region. Including agreement and set-up of first DIC Company and assistance to DIC personnel for the set-up and procedures required for the new DIC facility.


General Manager & Bus Dev Manager

Gulf Data International/gogas

Feb 1990 - Apr 1998
  • Set-up and run businesses within the above fields for a UAE business partner. Major contracts and Projects for various IT, Oil & Gas, General Business and Health Care companies successfully sold, managed and delivered. Key Wins included: • Initial two years consultancy revenue in excess of US$ 10 million with significant net profitability. • Project & Consultancy rates consistently kept above regional norms. • Distributors/agents and Joint Ventures progressed and signed throughout the Middle East.



Mathematics, Statistics, IT

Hull University

Aug 1972 - Apr 1975
  • Mathematics with Special Statistics