Dr. S.M. Shaukat Perwez has joined International Indian School, Riyadh in April 2012 as Principal & HOI. Before joining the school, he served as the Principal of IIS Tabuk for six years. Dr. Perwez started his professional career as a lecturer at M.R.S.M. College, Darbhanga, Bihar. He worked as a teacher in Biology and Section Supervisor at IIS Riyadh for 13 years, before leaving for Tabuk.
Dr. Perwez is highly qualified and possesses a rich experience in both academic and administration. He has published two research papers and has been working on a research paper "Bridging the gap between Parents and School". He has attended various conferences held at national and International level. Important conferences attended by him are at Muscat 2010, Kuwait 2011 and Doha 2012. While he deals with the issues related to discipline and academic standards convincingly, he believes that classrooms atmosphere reflects the image of a school. Dr. Perwez has been conferred upon National Award 2016 in a ceremony held on 5th September 2017, the teachers day by Ministry of Human Resource Development. He has also received Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, outstanding principal award, 2016 by Himakshara.