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Kez Taylor
1
CEO ,ALEC
As the chief executive officer of Dubai-based engineering and contracting heavyweight ALEC, Kez Taylor is read more...
Yu Tao
2
CEO ,China State Construction and Engineering Corporation Middle East (CSCEC ME)
Yu Tao, president and chief executive officer of China State Construction and Engineering Corporation Middle read more...
Emad Azmy
3
President ,ASGC
At the helm of the Dubai-based construction mammoth ASGC, its president Emad Azmy says that read more...
Sani Sener
4
President & CEO ,TAV Group
President and chief executive officer (CEO) of TAV Group, Sani Sener, and his colleagues experienced read more...
Mohamed Alabbar
5
Chairman ,Emaar Properties
A figure who needs no introduction, HE Mohamed Alabbar, chairman of Emaar Properties, has led read more...
Ghassan Merehbi
6
Chairman ,Arabian Construction Companny (ACC)
Arabian Construction Company (ACC) has worked on some of the GCC’s most iconic building projects. read more...
Stephen Flint
7
Group General Manager ,Khansaheb
Group general manager of UAE contracting giant Khansaheb, Stephen Flint, returns to Construction Week’s Power 100 ranking read more...
Patrick McKinney
8
Area Director (Middle East and Gulf States) ,Bam International
Featuring at #8 in Construction Week’s 2019 Power 100 is Patrick McKinney, who has been area director read more...
Pierre Sironval
9
Managing Director ,Six Construct
A subsidiary of Belgium’s Besix Group, Six Construct has been led by managing director Pierre read more...
Osama Bishai
10
CEO ,Orascom Construction
Throughout his 34-year career at Orascom Construction, Osama Bishai has been instrumental in guiding the read more...
Samer Khoury
11
President ,Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC)
Making the CW Power 100 ranking once again this year is the president of engineering read more...
Khaled Musaed El Seif
12
Chairman ,El Seif Engineering Contracting Company
In his role of chairman, Khaled Musaed El Seif heads up Saudi Arabia-based contracting firm read more...
SN Subrahmanyan
13
CEO & Managing Director ,Larsen & Toubro (L&T)
Having joined the Indian construction and engineering heavyweight in 1984, SN Subrahmanyan was promoted to read more...
Greg Kane
14
Managing Director ,WSP Middle East
Having appeared in the Construction Week Power 100 for the first time in 2017, Greg Kane has read more...
Talal Al Dhiyebi
15
CEO ,Aldar Properties
As chief executive officer of Abu Dhabi’s Aldar Properties, Talal Al Dhiyebi was a driving read more...
HRH Prince Khaled Bin Alwaleed Bin Talal
16
Founder & Chairman ,KBW Investments
Led by HRH Prince Khaled Bin Alwaleed Bin Talal, the company’s founder and chairman, Dubai-based read more...
Gary Adams
17
President ,Parsons Middle East and Affrica
Serving as president for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region at US giant Parsons read more...
Joon Hun Kim
18
Managing Director (Middle East) ,Ssangyong Engineering and Construction Company
Joon Hun Kim is the managing director of South Korea’s Ssangyong Engineering & Construction Company’s read more...
Bakr Bin Laden
19
Chairman ,Saudi Bin Laden Group (SBG)
Despite a somewhat tumultuous couple of years for Saudi Binladin Group (SBG), its chairman, Bakr read more...
Gurjit Singh
20
Senior Vice President (Real Estate) ,Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)
The senior vice president for real estate at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), Gurjit Singh, read more...
Mark Andrews
21
Managing Director ,Laing O'Rourke Middle East
As managing director of Laing O’Rourke Middle East, Mark Andrews has consistently featured in the read more...
Imad Gholmieh
22
President & CEO ,Nesma & Partners
Having once again secured his place in the Power 100, Imad Gholmieh is the president read more...
Hamed Zaghw
23
CEO (Middle East and Africa) ,Aecom
Chief executive officer for the Middle East and Africa region at Aecom is Hamed Zaghw, read more...
Fakher Al Shawaf
24
CEO ,Al Bawani Construction
Saudi Arabia’s construction industry continues to evolve in tandem with the kingdom’s national diversification programme, read more...
William Haddad
25
Founder & Chairman ,Mechanical and Civil Engineering Contractors Company (Mace)
Having founded the company more than 50 years ago, the chairman and owner of Mechanical read more...
Hussain Sajwani
26
Founder & Chairman ,Damac Properties
At the helm of Dubai Financial Market-listed, multibillion-dollar conglomerate Damac Properties is the group’s founder read more...
Ali Rashid Lootah
27
Chairman ,Nakheel
Dubai’s man-made island Palm Jumeirah is one of the city’s most internationally recognised developments to read more...
Mirwais Azizi
28
Founder & Chairman ,Azizi Developments
Mirwais Azizi is the founder and chairman of Dubai-based Azizi Developments, one of the biggest read more...
Senan Al Naboodah
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Managing Director ,Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG)
In 2007, the Saeed & Mohammed Al Naboodah Group consolidated its construction businesses to form read more...
Peter Pollard
30
Acting CEO ,Arabtec
Peter Pollard was appointed as the acting chief executive officer of the Dubai Financial Market-listed read more...
David Welch
31
President (International & Government Affairs) & Senior Vice President ,Bechtel
David Welch is the president for international and government affairs, and senior vice president, at read more...
Grant Porter
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CEO ,Atkins Middle East and Africa
Chief executive officer of Atkins Middle East and Africa, Grant Porter, sees the deployment of read more...
HE Abdulla Al Habbai
33
Chairman ,Meraas
With more than 25 years of experience in the property and real estate sectors, chairman read more...
Khalid Al Malik
34
CEO ,Dubai Properties
Khalid Al Malik is the chief executive officer of Dubai Properties, the property development and read more...
PNC Menon
35
Founder & Chairman ,Sobha Group
A first-generation entrepreneur, Indian-born PNC Menon, founder and chairman of developer Sobha Realty, leads a read more...
Saeed Humaid Al Tayer
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Chairman & CEO ,Meydan Group
Led by chairman and chief executive officer, Saeed Humaid Al Tayer, Meydan Group is a read more...
Waqas Al Adawi
37
Vice Chairman ,S&T Group
The vice chairman of S&T Group, Waqas Al Adawi, has spent 13 years at the read more...
Devaki Khimji
38
Executive Director ,Al Tasnim Group
Devaki Khimji has been executive director of Al Tasnim Group – the Omani builder behind read more...
Richard Beard
39
Managing Director (Middle East and Asia Pacific) ,Ramboll
A veteran in the Middle East region, with more than 25 years of experience, the read more...
Yousef Bin Abdullah Al Shelash
40
Chairman ,Dar Al Arkan
Dar Al Arkan, the Saudi Arabian real estate company behind the Roberto Cavalli-designed Mirabilia Villas read more...
Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah
41
CEO ,Mag Lifestyle Development
As the chief executive officer of Mag Lifestyle Development, Talal Moafaq Al Gaddah has been read more...
Burak Kızılhan
43
CEO ,AE Arma-Elektropanç
Dubai-based Burak Kızılhan has been chief executive officer, and a member of the board, at read more...
Hans Erlings
44
CEO ,Galfar Engineering and Contracting
Hans Erlings is the chief executive officer of Oman-headquartered Galfar Engineering and Contracting, one of read more...
Craig Muir
45
Interim president and CEO ,SNC-Lavalin
A new entry to the Construction Week Power 100 rankings, interim president and chief executive officer of read more...
Dr. Kamiran Ibrahim
46
CEO ,Arcadis
A civil engineer by trade, with 28 years’ experience at contracting and consulting firms across read more...
Paddy Padmanathan
47
CEO ,Acwa Power
A veteran in the construction industry, with more than 35 years of experience, Paddy Padmanathan read more...
Riyadh Al Saleh
48
Chairman & CEO ,Kharafi National
Led by chairman and chief executive officer Riyadh Al Saleh, Kuwait-based investment, design, engineering, construction, read more...
Rizwan Sajan
49
Founder & Chairman ,Danube Group
The founder and chairman of Danube Group, Rizwan Sajan, has charted the success of his read more...
Saeed Al Qatami
50
CEO ,Deyaar
Serving as chief executive officer of Dubai-listed development giant Deyaar since 2010 is Saeed Al read more...
Donna Sultan
51
President & CEO ,KEO International Consultants
For 36 years, Donna Sultan has played a significant role in positioning KEO International Consultants read more...
Brian Johnson
52
Managing Partner ,Godwin Austen Johnson (Gaj)
The managing partner of UK-based architectural and design firm, Godwin Austen Johnson (Gaj) is Brian read more...
Simon Karam
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Director ,Sarooj Construction Company (SCC)
Simon Karam-headed Sarooj Construction Company (SCC) is charting success while partnering with companies in the read more...
Muhammad Al Salmy
54
Managing Director, Partner, & Lead Architect ,Hoehler+alSalmy
For the past 10 years, Muhammad Sultan Al Salmy has worked as managing director, partner, read more...
Rajesh Kumar Krishna
55
Chairman & CEO ,Beaver Gulf Group
Founded in Dubai in 2007, Beaver Gulf Group is headed by chairman and chief executive read more...
Cheriyan Alex
56
CEO ,National Piling
Chief executive officer of groundwork contractor National Piling, Cheriyan Alex cracked the Construction Week Power 100 ranking read more...
Shaun Killa
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Design Partner ,Killa Design
Shaun Killa debuted in the Construction Week Power 100 list last year. As the design partner at read more...
Matt Squires
58
CEO ,SSH
Serving as chief executive officer of multi-service consultancy SSH for the past two years is read more...
Sachin Kerur
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Partner (Energy & Natural Resources) & Managing Partner ,Reed Smith Middle East
With a career spanning more than 22 years, Sachin Kerur is a partner in Reed read more...
Emad Jaber
60
Managing Partner ,Lacasa
As managing partner of design firm Lacasa, Emad Jaber has been at the helm of read more...
Abdul Al Marouf
61
Chairman ,Combined Group Contracting Company (CGCC)
Kuwait-based Combined Group Contracting Company (CGCC) is led by construction industry veteran, chairman Abdul Rahman read more...
Paul Doherty
62
Country director ,Faithful+Gould
Having worked for Faithful+Gould for 21 years, Paul Doherty has been country director of the read more...
CK Khanna
63
General Manager ,CK Khanna
As the general manager of Oman-headquartered Bahwan Engineering Company (BEC), CK Khanna has spent more read more...
Abdulrahman Almofadhi
64
Chairman ,Al Akaria Real Estate Company (Sreco)
Al Akaria Real Estate Company (Sreco) is led by chairman Abdulrahman Almofadhi. The Saudi Arabian builder read more...
Rahail Aslam
65
CEO ,Select Group
Under chief executive officer Rahail Aslam, the team at Select Group is working on the read more...
Dong-Wook Park
66
President & CEO ,Hyndai Engineering & Construction (E&C)
A new entry to the 2019 Construction Week Power 100 is the president and chief executive officer read more...
Mike Haigh
67
Chairman ,Mott Macdonald
Making his debut in the 2019 Construction Week Power 100 is the newly appointed chairman read more...
Alain Bejjani
68
CEO ,Majid Al Futtaim
The chief executive officer of the family-owned diversified conglomerate Majid Al Futtaim, Alain Bejjani, joined read more...
Nabil Al Khaja
69
Chief Projects Officer ,wasl Asset Management
Returning to the Construction Week Power 100 in 2019 is the chief projects officer of read more...
Yahya Jan
70
President & Design Director (Middle East) ,Norr Group
The president and design director for the Middle East for Norr Group, Yahya Jan, has read more...
Ermis Marques
71
Regional Director (Middle East) ,Aurecon
Having been with Aurecon for more than 29 years, and with more than three years read more...
Mohandass Saini
72
CEO ,Shapoorji Pallonji International
With a career spanning more than 30 years working at Shapoorji Pallonji International, chief executive read more...
Ahmed Osman
73
Managing Principal ,DeSimone Consulting Engineers
DeSimone Consulting Engineers can boast a portfolio comprising high-profile UAE developments such as Wasl Tower read more...
Jesús Sancho Carrascosa
74
Managing Director ,Acciona Middle East
After joining Acciona Middle East eight years ago, Jesús Sancho Carrascosa was appointed managing director read more...
Dr. Najib Khatib
75
Chairman & CEO ,Khatib & Alami
Dr Najib Khatib has been the chairman and chief executive officer of Khatib & Alami read more...
Abdul Halim Muwahid
76
Chairman ,United Engineering Construction (Unec)
Having founded United Engineering Construction (Unec) in 1976, Abdul Halim Muwahid is involved with the read more...
Alan Talabani
77
Managing Director (Middle East) ,Turner & Townsend
Alan Talabani has been a part of construction consultancy Turner & Townsend for more than read more...
Dr. Anil Pillai
78
CEO & Managing Director ,Airolink Construction Group
The chief executive officer and managing director of Dubai-based Airolink Construction Group recently joined the read more...
Saleh Abdullah Lootah
79
CEO ,Lootah Real Estate Development (LRED)
The chief executive officer of Lootah Real Estate Development (LRED), Saleh Abdullah Lootah, has been read more...
Eng. Hamad Al Ameri
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Managing Director ,Trojan General Contracting
Led by Eng Hamad Al Ameri, managing director, Trojan General Contracting was formed in 2009, read more...
Daousser Chennoufi
81
Principal & CEO ,Draw Link Group
The principal and chief executive officer of Draw Link Group, Daousser Chennoufi, returns to the Construction read more...
Scott McCulloch
82
General Manager ,ISG Middle East
Scott McCulloch has spent seven years at ISG and took up his current role as read more...
Steve Demetriou
83
Chairman & CEO ,Jacobs
Steve Demetriou joined Jacobs in 2015 and since then has been heading the US engineering firm read more...
Andrea Scotti
84
Managing Director (Middle East) ,Buro Happold Engineering
Having spent 15 years at UK-headquartered engineering, design, and project management consultancy Buro Happold Engineering, read more...
Talal Shair
85
Chairman & CEO ,Dar Al-Handasah
Making his debut in the 2019 Construction Week Power 100 is Talal Shair, the chairman and chief read more...
Christian Laugier
86
CEO (Middle East) ,Egis
A 36-year veteran of French engineering group Egis, Christian Laugier has served as chief executive read more...
Benoy Kurien
87
Group CEO ,Al Hamra Real Estate
The group chief executive officer of Ras Al Khaimah’s Al Hamra Real Estate, Benoy Kurien, read more...
Carlos Hernandez
88
CEO ,Fluor
A new entry in the 2019 Construction WeekPower 100 is the newly appointed chief executive officer read more...
Pedram Rad
89
Managing Director ,U+A
With offices in Dubai, London, Toronto, and Cape Town, U+A was set up in 2006 read more...
Adnan Nalwala
90
Executive Director ,Al Ansari
Adnan Nalwala is the executive director of Oman-based builder Al Ansari, which operates in three read more...
Pietro Salini
91
CEO ,Salini Impregilo
Having made his debut in the Construction Week Power 100 last year, Pietro Salini, the chief executive officer read more...
Richard Stratton
92
Main Board Director ,Cundall
Main board director at multi-service consultancy Cundall, Richard Stratton, oversaw $10.6m in revenues in the read more...
AR Suresh Kumar
93
Senior General Manager ,Voltas
A new entry to the Construction Week Power 100 this year, senior general manager of operations at read more...
Saad Abdulaziz Alwazzan
94
CEO ,Mushrif Trading and Contacting Company
As the chief executive officer of Kuwait-based Mushrif Trading and Contacting Company, Saad Abdulaziz Alwazzan read more...
Ayman Asfari
95
CEO ,Petrofac International
Another new entry to the Construction WeekPower 100 this year, Ayman Asfari established Petrofac International in read more...
Linh Austin
96
Vice President (Middle East and North Africa) ,McDermott
Based in the UAE, Linh Austin currently serves as vice president for the Middle East read more...
Zheng Jianhua
97
Chairman & CEO ,Shanghai Electric
Another new entry to the 2019 Construction Week Power 100, the chairman and chief executive officer of read more...
Jae-Hyun Ahn
98
President & CEO ,SK Engineering and Construction (SKEC)
A new entry to the 2019 Construction WeekPower 100 is the president and chief executive officer read more...
Johan Hesselsøe
99
Managing Director ,Atkins Acuity
Managing director Johan Hesselsøe has led Atkins Acuity – a strategic and financial advisory consultancy read more...
Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah Al Fouzan
100
Chairman ,Al Fouzan Trading and General Construction
Rounding out the 2019 Power 100 is Sheikh Mohammed Abdullah Al Fouzan, the chairman of read more...

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Construction Week - Issue 745
Jun 30, 2019