Raef Hammoudeh is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer with over 27 years’ experience in the design, supervision and management of the design of mechanical building engineering services. Before joining WS Atkins Abu Dhabi office in June 2006, he worked for three of the largest and highly reputable engineering consultancies in the UK. He worked on many private and public sector projects including industrial, commercial buildings, healthcare and educational buildings Raef has a special interest in healthcare, schools and university buildings projects. In the UAE Raef has worked at WS Atkins, and is now at KEO International Consultants directing the MEP design operation, he has been actively involved in promoting best design practice, energy efficient and cost effective building services design. He has a proven record as design leader and demonstrates highly competent leadership skills. His technical expertise and his organizational ability, combined with his regard for the highest professional standards, identify him as particularly suited to sophisticated large scale projects. His intellectual, design, engineering and management capabilities have been demonstrated successfully both in his service with KEO and with previous employers. His position as Director of MEP Engineering in our Design Division is evidence of the confidence we place in his judgement and performance.