Staff

Hafez Albukari
Hafez Albukari
President

Holding a degree in journalism from Sana'a University, Faculty of Mass Information, Hafez has a long experience of working as a journalist and reporter for several Yemeni and foreign media outlets. In 2004, Hafez was elected as General Secretary of the Yemeni Journalists Syndicate. As research fellow at the National Endowment for Democracy (NED) in Washington, D.C. from October 2006 to August 2007, he conducted research on freedom of press in the Arab world. As founder of YPC, he specialized in media and public opinion research.

Kamal Moqbel
Kamal Moqbel
Deputy President

Holding a Bachelor degree in Sociology, Kamal previously worked at the Central Statistical Organization before joining the YPC team. Kamal is the Head of Field Work and has extensive experience in monitoring and quality control, designing research projects and instruments, in addition to analysis and training of fieldwork teams.

Kamal Moqbel
Kamal Moqbel
Head of Field Work

Holding a Bachelor degree in Sociology, Kamal previously worked at the Central Statistical Organization before joining the YPC team. Kamal is the Head of Field Work and has extensive experience in monitoring and quality control, designing research projects and instruments, in addition to analysis and training of fieldwork teams.

Amr Moqbel
Amr Moqbel
Project Coordinator

Holding a Bachelor degree in English Language from Sana’a University, Amr has been working as a Project Coordinator at the Yemen Polling Center (YPC) for dozens of projects since 2010, including the Global Assessment Survey (GAP), World Poll (WP), and the UNDP Human Rights Perceptions survey.

Khaled Alzumor
Khaled Alzumor
Quality Control

Holding a Bachelor degree in Information Technology, Khaled has been working as quality Control Administrator at YPC since 2011. His responsibilities at YPC include the finalizing and formatting of questionnaires, supervising the auditing process of questionnaires, drawing and customizing samples, as well as managing and supervising data entry.

Marzooq Alsalwi
Marzooq Alsalwi
Field Coordinator

Holding a Bachelor degree in Geography from Sana'a University, Marzooq has previously worked as researcher at the Central Statistical Organization and as consultant for the Social Fund for Development. Before he became YPC's Field Coordinator in 2010, he worked as field researcher from 2009-2010.

Tawfiq Hashem
Tawfiq Hashem
Data Entry Officer

Holding a Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Tawfik has been working at YPC since 2007.

Badri Alsanwi
Badri Alsanwi
Data Entry Officer

Holding a Bachelor degree in Mathematics from Sana'a University, Badri has been working at YPC since 2006.

Noah Alsanwi
Noah Alsanwi
Data Entry Officer

Holding Bachelor degree in Computer Science from Sana'a University, Noah has been working at YPC since 2006.

Jallal Aldusari
Jallal Aldusari
Data Entry Officer

Holding a Bachelor degree in social work from Sana'a University, Jallal has been working at YPC since 2011. Next to his work at YPC, he is a writer and political activist. He also works at Sana'a University.

Lisa Jaffer
Lisa Jaffer
Administrative Assistant

Holding a degree in English from Aden University, Lisa previously worked as an Executive Coordinator at the Economic Development Department at the office of Aden Governor. She has been working as an Administrative Assistant at YPC since 2012, providing administrative and secretarial support to the management of YPC.

Ehab Taher
Ehab Taher
Accountanting Supervisor

Holding a Bachelor degree in Accounting from Sana'a University, Ehab is YPC's Accounting Supervisor. Since he began working at YPC, Ehab has processed all of our projects.

Ali Albukari
Ali Albukari
Treasurer

Holding a Bachelor degree in Administration from Sana'a University, Ali has been working as treasurer since 2011.

Ahmed Shargabi
Ahmed Shargabi
IT Specialist

Holding a Bachelor degree in Telecommunication Engineering from Sana'a University, Ahmed has been working as an IT Specialist at YPC since 2009.