Dr. Faisal Manzoor Arain

CEO & Co-Founder

Dr. Faisal Manzoor Arain is an experienced construction project management professional and academic leader with an MS and Ph.D. in Construction Project Management. He has extensive experience, over twenty years, of working at management and leadership positions in industry and academia in Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, and Canada. Dr. Arain received a post-graduate certificate from Harvard University, Boston, USA upon completion of the Leadership Development Program in 2015.

Dr. Arain has worked as Projects Manager in the construction industry of Saudi Arabia, and as Director Projects with  Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, Pakistan. He has provided construction project management consultancy services through AR Management Global Inc. in Canada for many years. Dr. Arain has also served as a consultant to NUST, Pakistan, and KFUPM, and Aramco, Saudi Arabia.  He has been invited to numerous technical and professional platforms as a Keynote speaker and a Plenary speaker to talk on design, architecture, and construction project management technical areas.

Dr. Arain is an expert member of the World Association for Sustainable Development, UK. He was also invited and participated as one of the Expert Panel members by the Project Management Institute (PMI) for the Project Management Academic Development Workshop 2014, Paris, France. He has consulted, researched, and published widely in the discipline of Project Management and Design and Construction Management. He has authored over 120 research publications, 2 book chapters, and 13 books. Dr. Arain serves on editorial boards of several international technical research journals related to Architecture and Construction domains. He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Construction Project Management published by Nova Science Publishers Inc., USA.

Dr. Arain has a wealth of technical knowledge and experience as he worked in numerous professionals roles as an Architect, Project Coordinator, Project Manager, Director Projects, and Consultant with construction industry in Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, and Canada in the domains of Architecture and Construction Project Management. He has extensive experience of managing all phases of construction projects including conceptual phase, front end engineering design (FEED), detailed engineering, and related project aspects within construction project management domain.