Mr. Fakir is a highly regarded structural engineer with over 40 years’ experience in project and construction management in Kuwait, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Egypt and Qatar. His distinguished career, all with KEO, has included a wide range of projects covering almost every type of contract and scale of operation. He has the finely developed leadership qualities only found in seasoned professionals with a long record of success. His judgment and analytical expertise, combined with an outstanding breadth of experience and deep understanding of the construction industry in the Gulf, make Mr. Fakir a Senior Vice President of unusual quality. He exerts a strong and effective influence on our projects and is specifically responsible for our Corporate Risk Management Unit - a position in which his skills, experience and judgment are major assets both to our company and our clients.
Mr. Al-Fakir holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Sussex University, UK.