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Director of Construction / Operations

Milton, ON, Canada
March 10, 2020

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Executive Profile

Executive Director, managed “Developer & Construction Companies” (EPC-M), delivered Iconic projects and led experienced and large work force of employees in many parts of the world with over 35 years of experience.

Specialized in Hi-Rise towers Development of projects & Construction, Buildings (residential, commercial, industrial), hotels, with good exposure to Custom homes, infra /sub structure projects.

Wide exposure to Design-build projects, Projects cycle (initiation, construction, commissioning, delivery & maintenance)

Proven record of coordination with Architects & design teams for the preparation of Concept & final design along with Client’s management of projects

An excellent record in delivering projects to utmost clients’ satisfaction within time and budget while meeting or exceeding quality, environmental, sustainability and zero accident requirements.

Employed modern modular construction and latest construction techniques in projects execution.

Professional Projects Management, financial management, contract laws & Building codes as well as working in PMO environment

Excellent experience in providing directions & support to all stake holders to achieve development goals.

Knowledge sharing and training on topics related to High-rise Construction, new construction methods and techniques, Organizational and personal skill development and management.

Skills Highlights

Managed the delivery of high concentration of Hi-Rise towers in many international locations for Clients/developers and contracting companies.

Led the construction teams to deliver the tallest skyscraper on earth (Burj Dubai, 828m).

Developed & Directed EPC projects for main developers and owner/operators.

Initiated & directed boutique “Design & Built” projects requiring sophistication, exceptional quality and client management.

Extensive skills in Business strategy and projects development.

Quality and Environmental Lead Auditor & systems implementation, Health & Safety program management.

Excellent record in Health and Safety on project sites with millions of accidents free manhours.

Experienced in Pre-cast and Pre-stressed Concrete Production and Construction.

Lecturing and knowledge sharing in engineering & management at organizational and personnel levels.

Extensive knowledge of International industry and markets for plants, equipment & materials.

Professional Experience

Director of Construction,

MBG, Toronto, Canada, June 2018 - June 2019

Projects: Custom Homes & Commercial buildings with budgets 2 – 25 million

Director of the Construction of high quality Commercial & Residential projects.

Initiation of projects {EPC, Design & Build}, Coordination with Architects & design teams, setting of master planning, staff & manpower allocation, selection of Suppliers & Sub-Contractors.

Enforcing the International standards in Quality & HSE management.

Director of Operations

BTCC, Doha, Qatar, June 2015-Dec 2017

Director of the operations of Mega construction Projects of high quality Commercial, Residential and Institutional Buildings & facilities.

Development of projects {EPC, Design & Build}, Proposals preparations along with Architects & engineers, Negotiation & finalization of contracts with Clients, setting of master planning, staff & manpower allocation, selection of Suppliers & Sub-Contractors.

Direct supervision on Projects managers & teams for Projects implementation, construction, Progress and delivery

Implementation of the International standards in Quality & HSE management.

Finalization of all sub-contracts’ agreements, plants & equipment’s.

Projects highlights:

Doha (Bidda) Grand Parks Project, 275million

National Guard Residential & Recreational Buildings (4 Mid-rise Buildings), 125million

Collage of Law Building, Qatar University, 85million

Municipal Grand facility area, 195million

Chief Operations Officer

Commodore Contracting Co, Doha, Qatar Jan 2010-June 2015

Multinational Company with offices in many countries dealing mainly in the Building construction industry and related fields

Managed Qatar office in the Construction of Mega Projects with many High-rise Residential & mixed-use towers as well as Commercial & Institutional projects.

Development of Projects with direct responsibility of Clients relations, Preparation of proposals, Negotiate & finalize contracts with Clients, Coordination with Architects & Engineers,

Initiation of projects, setting of master planning, Construction & projects delivery

Selection and finalization of contracts with Suppliers & Sub-Contractors.

Achieving International standards of Quality, Health & Safety and Environment.

Projects highlights:

Um-Bab Hotel Appt (3 Bas., Ground f. & 32 floors) 95million

Yohan Tower (2 Bas., Ground, Mezz., 36 floors & Roof top)125million

Jassimya Tower (3 Bas., Ground, Mezz & 45 floors)235million

Lusail Tower (3 Bas., Ground, Mezz., 42 floors & Roof top)190million

Gas Operation Center 35million

Medicine Collage (2 buildings), Qatar University, 40million

Group Director of Engineering

Al-Ghurair Giga Development Group, U.A.E & Pakistan, Aug 2007-Jan 2010

Development and Construction of high-rise towers (Commercial & Residential), shopping mall and hotels in UAE (Dubai, Ajman) and Pakistan.

Projects budgets were exceeding 5 billion and a total workforce of more than 5000 workers.

Acting in the capacity of Developer’s group Director.

Duties includes the selection of Architects, Engineering firms, Consultants & Contractors.

Projects cycle ( intiation, procurement, construction, commissioning & delivery)

Direct supervision on construction teams for Projects implementation, construction, Progress and delivery

Providing directions & support to all stake holders (Designers, contractors & Sales) to achieve development goals.

Liasion with Governments & private authorities for the Infra & Sub structure facilities required by the Projects

Implementation the International standards in Quality Management & HSE plans

Projects highlight:

Gold Crest Residential towers (14 towers of 25- 45 floors)

World Trade Center Complex (3 Bas., 6 floors shopping mall, 5 towers 25 -35 floors)

Jumerah Lake towers – Mixed use (3 towers, Commercial / Residential) 42- 48 floors 345million

Projects Manager

Arabtec Construction, Dubai, U.A.E. Feb 2005-May 2007

Burj Dubai 1 Billion +

JV Construction manager for the tallest tower in the world ‘Burj Dubai’

Leading the construction team of engineers & supervisors for the construction & progress of works

Preparation of plans, programs & cost control

Selection of materials & plants

Technical assesment of sub-contracts & supplires

Attending meetings with client/consultant

Supervision & monitoring of project activities

Implementing the world’s highest standards in construction, Quality & HSE.

Projects Director

Dubai Civil Engineering Co. Dubai, U.A.E. April 2003-Jan 2005

Preparation of plans, progress reports, cost control

Selection and approval of materials & plants

Prepare and finalize sub-contracts & supplies

Attending meetings with client/consultant

Supervision & monitoring of projects activities

Ensure implementation of quality & safety plans

Projects highlight:

Dubai Marina Phase II, 7 towers (low, mid & high rise) residential, mix-use & Hotel

Manchester Tower & Plaza (45 floor tower & Shopping Mall) 235million

Azure Hotel Appt. Building 20million

Project Manager

AlHabtoor Engineering, U.A.E. Feb 1998-April 2003

Preparation of plans, progress reports & cost control

Attending meetings with client/consultant

Supervision & monitoring of site activities

Control of sub-contractors & suppliers

Ensure implementation of quality & safety plans

Projects highlight

Marina mall (2Bas. Parking, 5 floors shopping mall) 95million

Al-Qasr Hotel & resort

Burjuman Center (Offices & commercial Complex)115million

Construction & Engineering projects

1980 – 1998

Projects ranging from 1million to 10 million

Turn-Key Jobs for Residential/Commercial Buildings

Roads, Rail & Airports projects

Precast Concrete. Production & Construction

Preparation of drawings, Quotations, Technical Submission & Contract documentation

Direct implementation of projects.

Supervision & monitering of projects progress, quality & costing


B.Sc. Civil / Structural Engineering, Collage of Engineering, Civil Engineering Dept

Project Management Professional

Quality Management System, ISO 9001-2015, Certified Lead Auditor

Environmental Management System, ISO 14004-2015, Certified Lead Auditor

Seminars and Certificates

Tarion Home warranty protection program

COR occupational health and safety accreditation program

Sustainability solutions – Green Technology & Buildings

BIM, Building Information Modeling

Projects Management, Techniques & Integration

Strategic Planning & Crisis Management

FIDIC Regulation & case studies

Concrete Technology & Quality Control


Iraqi / UAE / Malaysia Engineers Board & Societies

Projects Management Institute (PMI) U.S.A

American Concrete Institute (ACI)

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC)

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