AGBL LABS™ Team

AGBL LABS™ Team 2019-10-27T12:45:01+00:00

Our team of highly-experienced scientists develop courses that include hands-on training for students and researchers.

Hala Altaher
Hala AltaherMSc. Molecular Medicine | University of Sheffield, UK

With great passion for the fields of Molecular Biology and genomics, Hala enjoyed various experiences working on both research and development, and also marketing and business sides of biotechnology. She has over 6 years’ experience in medical research, with her name in 2 patents and one publication, doing research in Jordan, UK and Saudi Arabia. Hala acquired her Bcs degree in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering in her home country Jordan, from Jordan University of Science and Technology, and has done a post graduate Masters in Molecular Medicine form The University of Sheffield, UK.

After moving to Dubai, she decided to move into the Marketing and product management, and has been working in this field for the past years. With a special focus on helping countries in this region learn and acquire the newest technologies and utilizing them into their research projects and lab protocols.

Philip Koshi
Philip KoshiM.Sc Medical Biotechnology | Manipal University, India
Having graduated with Masters in Medical Biotechnology from Manipal University in India, Philip has more than 10 years of experience in the field of Next Generation Sequencing at Kuwait University. He handled sequencers from Thermo Fisher Scientific like SoLiD and Ion Torrent Platforms and had actively involved in 3 governmental projects in Kuwait. Philip has one publication and is a certified Field application specialist from Illumina on several Illumina sequencers and Library Preparations.
Anthony Sader
Anthony Sader MSc. Forensic Science | University of Strathclyde, UK
Sandra Damianos
Sandra DamianosBS Medical Laboratory Sciences | University of Balamand, Lebanon
Sandra Damianos is an enthusiastic Field Applications and Technical Support Specialist at Alliance Global where she trains and supports customers on various molecular biology applications including NGS techniques.

Sandra has completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences at the University of Balamand in Lebanon. She has previously worked as a Molecular Diagnostics Specialist in a reputable CAP-accredited university medical center laboratory where she was involved in both diagnostic testing as well as research projects. In addition to her name in a publication in the Molecular Biology Reports journal, Sandra is a member of the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) since 2017.

Chandran Ravi
Chandran RaviBE Biotechnology | Visvesvaraya Technological University, India
Chandran Ravi is the Team leader for the Application support department. He completed his Bachelor of Engineering in Biotechnology from Visvesvaraya Technological University, India. Followed by an internship on Project entitled “Skin lipid profiling in keratinocytes of different ethnicities” at Hindustan Unilever Limited, India. Chandran is actively working in the Field of Molecular Biology for over 8 years, with BE in Biotechnology from VTU, India and got a publication on “Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Based Noninvasive Prenatal Testing: Experience in India 2018 NIPT by NGS”.