Built to inform

Sign up for the daily newsletters

No, Thank you
Jack Ball

Jack Ball

Jack Ball is Construction Week’s senior reporter, and joined the team at ITP Media Group’s Dubai headquarters in July 2018, prior to which he was reporter at Euromoney Institutional Investor in London.

Jack is involved with much of the digital content visible on Construction Week’s platforms – from stories for ConstructionWeekOnline to content for Construction Week on YouTube. Alongside deputy editor Oscar Rousseau, Jack also appears on Construction Week Viewpoint, the brand’s weekly podcast series that is hosted on SoundCloud.

Jack’s previous employers include Strategy International, Inspire Publishing, and Ashurst in the UK. Additionally, Jack has also worked as a political intern at US Congress between July and December 2010, and April and July 2011.

Jack holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and government from the University of Sussex in the UK – a course for which he attended Australia’s Monash University in Melbourne as an exchange student in 2013. Jack also holds a master’s degree in international relations and affairs, with merit, from King’s College London.



Dubai continues to drive the GCC's smart city ambitions
With major GCC projects featuring varying levels of smart city elements, the region is committed...
Sipchem completes vinyl acetate monomer plant maintenance
The material is a key intermediate in the production of polymers and resins for adhesives,...
Lower rentals drive 11% H1'19 profit dip at Saudi Arabia's Arriyadh
Riyadh-based and Tadawul-listed real estate developer saw revenues decline by 14% compared to H1...
Archirodon wins TRSDC contract for Saudi Arabia's Red Sea project
Marine contractor wins first major construction contract for works at Crown Prince-backed The Red...
Hadef & Partners named Sweden's legal sponsor at Expo 2020 Dubai
UAE law firm to support committee tasked with the country's preparation for and...
Exploring The Red Sea Project's construction with John Pagano
EXCLUSIVE: Pagano reveals the development plans of TRSDC, which is building Saudi Arabia's...