L-R: ALEC's Kez Taylor with AESG's Saeed Al Abbar. The UAE's most influential construction professionals attended Leaders UAE 2019.
Eng Anwaar Al Shimmari of the UAE's Ministry of Infrastructure Development delivered Leaders UAE 2019's keynote speech.
Deloitte's Cynthia Corby presented rich, exclusive insights about the GCC's construction industry during her half-hour session.
L-R: Leaders UAE 2019's first panel was moderated by Reed Smith's Sachin Kerur, and saw Mag Properties' Talal Al Gaddah; Meraas's Walid Soliman; CCS's Fady Kobersy; and Beaver Gulf's Rajesh Kumar Krishna discuss cost control.
L-R: Leaders UAE 2019's next panel, also moderated by Kerur, saw Arada's head of design, Elie Mrad; ALEC's Kez Taylor; and CSCEC ME's Grigoris Christofides discuss diversification opportunities.
Taylor shared his illuminating views on how contractors can taste success in the UAE and beyond.
A networking break was announced following the panels.
Leaders UAE presents the ideal networking opportunity for high-level construction professionals.
Delegates at Leaders UAE also learned about ConstructionWeekOnline Directory (directory.constructionweekonline.com) at the event.
Hundreds of construction industry professionals attended Leaders UAE 2019.
L-R: Leaders UAE 2019's penultimate panel was moderated by Taylor Sterling's Marcus Taylor, and saw Khatib & Alami's Steve Edmondson; ASGC's Caroline Winterhalder; and WSP's Caroline Parsons discuss talent acquisition and retention.
Taylor moderated the 'Attracting Accomplished Leaders to Drive Expansion' panel.
HFW's Beau McLaren moderated the final panel at Leaders UAE, titled 'Payments, Insolvency, and Dispute Resolution'.
L-R: The dispute resolution panel featured Pinsent Masons' Nesreen Osman; Al Tamimi & Co's Ahmad Ghoneim; HKA's Conrad Bromley; and Addleshaw Goddard's Andrew Greaves.
The dispute resolution panel was appreciated by Leaders UAE 2019 delegates for providing clarity on important legal issues.
Leaders UAE 2019 saw a high level of engagement from delegates seeking to improve their careers and boost their business performance.