Professor Kamil Idris is a popular name in Sudan. His popularity came from his initiatives in the past. He was born in the year 1954 and has achieved a lot in his personal and professional life so far. The title Professor came from the fact that he is a scholar mainly in the fields of international law, political science and philosophy.

His education was very instrumental in the development of his career path. Professor Kamil Idris up to this point has acted in the capacity of the Director of the World International Property Organization (WIPO) and was eve previously a previous presidential candidate in Sudan. The roles he has served, which involve international organizations and relationships have opened his mind to the happenings across international boundaries. His bid as president is an indication of his great ambition in the field of politics, as well as the confidence that he has in himself.

In international law, he has studied in 19 distinguished universities worldwide. The most considerable one, however, is the one that he was able to get from Geneva. After these studies, he was qualified enough and was even appointed to represent the interests of Sudan in Geneva. While working there, he was able to get a job as a coordinator of around 77 countries. Such large international platforms have been important in creating an experience for him in the field.

This experience is probably the most important factor which has enabled him to venture into the writing career. He is an author in the fields of economic growth and intellectual property. The books he has authored have a wide coverage, to the extent that they are being used in universities as a reference.

From the many professional positions that he has held, especially being the director general at WIPO, he has exhibited a very resilient character. He believes in hard work, and in the same way, he believes in working for himself as opposed to delegating. The truth and belief in authenticity are also characteristics which have fostered his growth through all his stages in life. His character could be currently his greatest weapon.