BSc (Hons) Construction Management - University of Reading, UK
Member of the Chartered Institute of Building
Estidama Pearl Qualified Professional (Buildings & Communities)
Professional Profile :
Steve is a professionally chartered and highly motivated senior business leader with 28 years of progressive experience in management and operations. A team player dedicated to helping employees improve their skills and techniques in order to reach individual and organization aspirations, Steve has been the visionary behind the company's growth, operations and strategy. After obtaining a Bachelors degree in Construction Management from the College of Estate Management at the University of Reading in the UK, Steve has accumulated over 28 years of experience working for project management consultants and contractors across a broad range of sectors and geographies.
Steve's project management experience enables him to create and implement the frameworks and strategic programme management initiatives required to enable projects to be delivered to high quality, within tight time and budget constraints.
Steve is both LEED and Estidama accredited and maintains a keen interest in sustainable and innovative design solutions. He is also UK IOSH accredited and is committed to delivering projects to the highest attainable standards of Health & Safety.
During his 12 years in the UAE Steve has overseen the design development and successful completion of numerous projects in the UAE, KSA, Qatar and East Africa.
His experience includes numerous education facilities, MotionGate theme park in Dubai and he was responsible for delivering the second phase of the zero carbon Masdar Institute of Science and Technology. His first role in the UAE was on the delivery team for the mixed use development at Al Raha Beach in Abu Dhabi, comprising high rise, mid-rise villas, and hotel and leisure facilities.
Prior to arriving in the UAE Steve held directorship roles in Hong Kong and Singapore and was responsible for project management services and the delivery of numerous Mass Transit rail stations, pre-engineered steel framed buildings and multi-million dollar cladding contracts.