Holds a Bachelor of mechanical engineering from the American University of Beirut (AUB) 1985. Recipient of AUB distinguished alumni award for Mechanical Engineering for the year 2007/2008. Founder and CEO of DC PRO Engineering; an electro mechanical consultancy firm specializing in District Energy Services and Green Buildings MEP design. DC PRO Engineering has the three ISO Certifications (ISO 9001, 14000 & 18000) and has over 70 professionals operating from six offices. DC PRO Engineering has been granted over 14 awards in its recent history and written over 5 Governmental regulations. DC PRO Engineering has designed over 2,900,000 Ton of District Cooling Schemes in the GCC since its inception and 77,000,000 ft2 of Green Buildings MEP designs that includes the new Kingdom Tower in Jeddah which is the world tallest building and projects scattered from Canada to Australia with big Focus on the GCC. GB has 31 Years extensive HVAC experience in the Middle East (ME) where he played a major role in pioneering the District Cooling (DC) industry in the ME in 1995 and contributed for the majority of new developments in the ME HVAC industry and energy optimization. GB has transferred tens of new technologies to the ME and pioneered several new applications in the field of Air Conditioning, power generation and energy optimization. A regional sustainability leader with best design approach achieved for Masdar City (first Carbon Neutral City) followed by two award winning projects with the most efficient tri-generation in Al Bustan complex northern Riyadh and The Innovation Park Tri-generation synchronized with 1 MW Solar PV and unique HVAC and Data Centre systems. Prior to joining DC PRO, GB was the Engineering Manager and a Key Founding member of National Central Cooling Co. (Tabreed) in UAE which he served for ten years. GB held the Sales Management position in UTS Carrier in the UAE for five years and Operation Manager in TECMO Industries Group in Lebanon for five years as well. GB has several publications including “The Energy Budget” book and several papers in ASHRAE journal, MEP and Climate Control Magazine. GB has chaired and moderated (38) District cooling & Sustainability Conferences and presented 68 Public Presentation in relation to District Energy & Green Building in the GCC region, Asia Pacific (Singapore & Malaysia) and USA.