Dr. Khaled ElSherbini is the founder and chairman of “Enneagram Egypt,” the first and largest IEA accredited Enneagram school in North Africa and the Middle East. He is also the founder of “BeCon, the Consciousness Academy,” a dedicated academy focusing on human development and spiritual transformation. Dr. ElSherbini is an IEA Accredited Enneagram Professional and the founder of the 3 IEA Accredited Training programs provided by Enneagram Egypt. He is also a Spiral Dynamics Integral accredited professional by the SDi founder Don Beck through ValueMatch.
Dr. ElSherbini obtained his Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the American University in Cairo, his Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering from the American University in Cairo, his Doctorate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from West Virginia University, and his MBA degree in strategic management and innovation and technology management from the German University in Cairo. He is also currently completing his Master of Science degree in Psychology, specializing in consciousness, spirituality, and transpersonal psychology from Liverpool John Moores University.
Dr. ElSherbini also obtained numerous non-academic certifications in human development, including Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master Level, Reiki Universal Energy Master/teacher, Life Coaching practitioner, Systemic constellations practitioner, Mindfulness and Consciousness practitioner, Enneagram practitioner, and Integral consciousness.
Dr. ElSherbini has over 25 years of experience in the fields of human development, coaching, consciousness and awareness, executive management, corporate restructuring, sustainability, renewable energy, research and development, technology management, strategic management, and teaching in the USA, Spain, Ukraine, Germany, Switzerland, China, and in Egypt.
Dr. ElSherbini created his own models of human consciousness evolution and development by synthesizing and integrating numerous models, mainly: the Enneagram, Spiral Dynamics, Integral consciousness, modern psychological studies, and Sufi spiritual philosophies and psychology. These models are integrated under one overarching scheme called the "Integral Enneagram" and include:
- Stages of the Heart: a model for psychospiritual awakening
- Stages of the Mind: a model for cognitive expansion and maturity
Following is a brief list of Dr. ElSherbini’s main milestones:
· Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering - West Virginia University (USA)
. MSc in Psychology - Liverpool John Moores University (UK)
· MBA in Strategic & Innovation Management - German University in Cairo
· MSc in Environmental Engineering - American University in Cairo
· BSc in Mechanical Engineering - American University in Cairo
Human Development and Communication
· Enneagram - IEA Accredited Professional
. Spiral Dynamics Integral - ValueMatch accredited practitioner
· Integral Life Member
· Mindfulness Teacher
· Certified Coach
· Reiki Master Teacher
· Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Master
· Systemic Constellations practitioner
Areas of Human Development Training, Coaching, and Consultation
· Spiral Dynamics
· Integral consciousness
· Consciousness Coaching and Mentorship
· Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
· Executive Coaching
· Life Coaching
· Human typology and personality analysis
· Shadow work and Psychological assessment
· Systemic Constellations
· Strategic Management
Ms. Nataliia Yuriy Bolshakova
Ms. Nataliia Yuriy Bolshakova cofounded Enneagram Egypt, the internationally accredited Enneagram school for psychological and spiritual development and awakening, in 2015. She holds the President of Enneagram Egypt title and works as both a methodologist and a psychologist for the school.
In addition, Ms. Bolshakova is the author and the teacher of an IEA accredited psychological Program devoted to raising self-awareness in teenagers – “Enneagram for Teenagers,” and the director of the Enneagram Applications project where graduates of the school apply Enneagram knowledge into different spheres of life, including:
- Enneagram for Teenagers and Preteens
- Enneagram Egypt School Project (EESP)
- Islamic Enneagram applications
- Group Coaching with the Enneagram
- Architectural Enneagram Initiative
- Among others …
In early 2019 Ms. Bolshakova and her colleague initiated and launched the Enneagram Egypt School Project, an IEA accredited Program in 2021. The main goal is to educate and spread awareness among schools teachers, students, and parents.
- An M.Sc in Education Studies
- An M.Sc in Psychology
Hanan Zain - Enneagram teacher and trainer, relationship life coach ICF. Hanan believes that people can improve their life quality by improving their relationships, starting with self-awareness. Her own self-awareness journey started by working on her own issues. At that time, she was working as an interior designer. Once Hannan was introduced to the Enneagram in Awaken Through Enneagram course by Dr. Khaled ElSherbini, she was amazed as her patterns and personality traits were described with big preciseness. Since then, Hannan’s journey and becoming an Enneagram practitioner and facilitator began. Hannan holds certifications in Relationship coaching and provides Enneagram group coaching.