2019 CW Power 100: Talal Shair of Dar Al-Handasah ranked #85

Chairman and CEO of Beirut's Dar Al-Handasah secures a place in CW's annual ranking this year

Talal Shair is a new entry to CW Power 100.
Talal Shair is a new entry to CW Power 100.

Making his debut in the 2019 Construction Week Power 100 is Talal Shair, the chairman and chief executive officer of Beirut-headquartered design, planning, and management consultancy, Dar Al-Handasah.

The company employs 9,850 staff members across 40 offices in the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Europe, with five principal design centres located in Beirut; Cairo; London; Amman; and Pune, India. Dar Al-Handasah was appointed as the design and supervision consultant – along with SSH – for Kuwait’s 48.5km-long Sheikh Jaber Causeway, which was built at a cost of $2.6bn (KWD790m) by Hyundai Engineering and Construction and Combined Group Contracting.

Check out the 2019 Construction Week Power 100 issue here

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