Leadership

Rajesh Kumar Krishna

Chairman and CEO (Beaver Gulf Group)

An Indian origin and a graduate in Cost Accounting and Auditing with Excellent Academic Records from Bombay University, India. He is also a Certified Lead auditor for the Quality Assurance by Lloyds, Dubai (UAE).

Rajesh Kumar Krishna presently heads Beaver Gulf Group as its Chairman & CEO with the vision of 'Building a Sustainable Future'. His determination coupled with rich exposure as an ardent professional in Project Management is leading the Group on its path towards becoming a dominant global player in the areas of operation. Under his proficient management, Beaver is specialized in the construction of Multi Storied Commercial and Residential Buildings, Hospitals & Telecom Buildings, Electrical substation buildings, Warehouse Complexes, LPG Filling Plant & Bulk Storage Facility, and all other types of turnkey projects in UAE, Middle East and India.

Rajesh has acquired an extensive experience in every aspect of Project Management & Co-ordination, Procurement Management, Finance, Administration and Banking.

Rajesh Kumar Krishna has been listed in the " POWER 100 " list of most influential people in the construction industry in the region by constructon Weekly (2016). This listing is aimed at recognizing the top 100 most influential personalities in the field of construction and has been listed in " TOP 60 " A-listers countdown of the construction and real estate industry in construction Business News ME (2016). Power 60 is an annual feature that recognises the top players in the industry. This feature recognise the 60 companies that have impacted economic development in the region.

In over 21 years of his association with construction industry, Rajesh has managed construction of more than 150 projects in UAE, such as uniquely designed Multi – storied buildings, Telecommunication buildings, carefully planned super specialty Hospitals, spaciously built Sports Arenas, vastly spread Markets and Shopping Malls, Amusement and Leisure Parks, ultra modern Filling Stations, Heritage Buildings, industrial factory buildings and warehouses and Palaces for UAE's highly esteemed Kingdom. The professional aptitude of Rajesh Kumar Krishna is highlighted in the attached list of completed projects, including the First ever Platinum Rated Green Building in the Middle East, displaying his commitment to sustainable practices in the region.

The Clientele for whom these projects have been executed includes many leading government and Semi Government organizations such as Dubai Municipality, Dubai Properties, Etisalat, EMARAT, ENOC/ EPPCO, ADDC, ADNOC Distribution, FEWA etc. and privately owned companies such as EMKE Group, Kangaroo Plastics, Easa Saleh Al Gurg Real Estate, Al Barari, BYRS Group etc. Rajesh Kumar Krishna has also worked closely with various Consultants and Architects of International repute such as DAR, DIAR Consult, Mott MacDonald, Poyry, Ghazi Awad Architects, Al Gurg Consultants, Orion Engg. Consultants, BSBG, Al Turath Engg Consultants, Holford Associates, Al Wasl Al Jadeed Consultants, Gulf Engg, Orbit Engg. Consultants, HAO, BEST, SPEC etc.

Kalim Shaikh

Director - Oil and Gas Division

Kalim Shaikh joined Beaver Gulf Group as Director - Oil & Gas division in June 2016, bringing a strong track record in oil and gas engineering, project management and consultancy. Previously, he worked as Engineering Manager at Parsons international limited Abu Dhabi where he was a core member of management and was responsible for setting up a new Oil & Gas Engineering team in UAE. He was also responsible for managing and executing a multi-million dollar FEED project owned by South Oil Company (SOC Iraq).

Prior to Parsons, Kalim spent over twenty years in the middle east where he undertook various roles ranging from Project management, PMC (Engineering & Construction), Design Engineering to Interface management and design coordination in the energy industry working for CH2M, VECO Engineering and Gulf Piping Company (IMAC group). He began his career as an oil and gas / industrial piping design professional back in the year 1992.

Over the years, Kalim has gained comprehensive experience in Plant Design for OIL & GAS (onshore & offshore) using 3D plant design systems like PDMS, PDS and Smart plant (SP3D) products.

Kalim has built a reputation for delivering innovative, commercially viable and practical Engineering solutions, for clients and have executed various projects for major clients in the region including ADCO, GASCO, ADMA, AL-HOSN, ADGAS, DOLPHIN, QATAR PETROLEUM, CNPC, PETRODAR and SOC.

Shehab Sulaiman

Executive Director

An Emirati National and MBA from University of Stafford has proven track record in business management with expertise in Sales & Marketing, Business Development & Customer Support.

Shehab is highly efficient planner & organizer with a keen eye for finding the simpler, quicker and more efficient way of doing things & recognize potential opportunities / infrastructure necessary to facilitate growth. Shehab has excellent communication, convincing, negotiation, influencing & interpersonal skills required for running successful Business Firms. With over 14 years experience in Sales, Marketing, Business development and Senior Level management in packaging, Tobacco, IT and over 3 years of experience in Germany and Africa, Shehab strengthens Beaver Gulf Engineering management team with his professional and dedicated enthusiasm.

Shehab also holds key positions in following business groups in UAE :

  • Chairman & Managing Director - European Asian Tobacco FZE, Dubai, UAE. (2001 - Till date).
  • CEO - Amdad Investment.
  • Managing Director - Gulf Printing & Publishing Co.LLC, Dubai, UAE. (8 years).

Shehab has also Completed Certificate course in Galileo Training 360 (Emirates Aviation College) and Dubai Real Estate Institute.

Muhammad Usman

Engineering Manager

Currently Usman is Engineering Manager with Beaver Gulf Engineering Dubai office, responsible for the Oil and Gas Engineering Projects in UAE region and also involved in developing the Engineering design setup for India, Oman and North Africa region.

Usman is a Chemical Engineer and a member of Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC). With extensive international experience in the Oil & Gas sector, he has PMC/PMT Project and Engineering experience in executing onshore EPCC Projects of multi billion USD.

He has valuable Process knowledge and technical understanding of Safety, Instrumentation & Control, Mechanical, Piping, Pipeline disciplines for project execution, this combined with a strong management and business development background result in effective communication and direction across multi-disciplines and at all levels to achieve project success. Usman's previous experience involves working with world class Oil and Gas Engineering Organization like CH2M (Abu Dhabi), China Petroleum Engineering (CPE, Dubai) and Parsons International Limited (Abu Dhabi).

He has worked successfully with geographically distributed teams from Middle East, China, Spain, US, UK, Brazil.

David Hanson

(PROJECT ENGINEERING DIRECTOR)

A British national and energy industry management professional with over 25 years of experience in various business and project leadership positions, delivering technical, operational and site execution excellence across a broad spectrum of customer applications within power generation, oil & gas, petrochemical, water and industrial sectors.

Dave has extensive knowledge and understanding gained by education and experience in many different corporations working for IOC's, Operators, PMC/EPC Contractors, systems integrators and manufacturers. With more than 10 years in the Middle East as Principal Project Manager on multi-discipline upstream Oil and Gas projects of values from $10m to $1bn. Wide ranging, all-discipline technical and commercial experience in diverse projects across the world, providing leadership with support to the project team and success to the stakeholders are the strengths which makes Dave a successful professional.

Dave has extensive experience in Brownfield and Greenfield, Upstream and Downstream, onshore and offshore facilities.

Dave's specific expertise includes gated stage project management control techniques and systems, Cost estimation, AFE generation and project lifecycle cost/schedule controls, Tender preparation, contract preparation, bid evaluation, negotiation and contractor management.

Dave is well known for his multi-discipline and multi-cultural workforce management qualities which makes him a key person throughout project execution and decision making.

Dave has a strong grip on detailed and effective project safety, team building and business risk analysis and risk management as applied to costs, schedule and scope.

Mohammed Nafi Almassraf

(BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT (UAE, IRAQ & CANADA)

A Canadian national having 32 years of diversified international experience in Project management & Business development activities in Projects, Engineering, Construction, Field Engineering & Contracts in Canada & Middle East for Energy, Infrastructure, and Commercial sectors.

Moh'd Nafi is a business development professional with extensive knowledge and experience of Projects Management, Engineering, Construction management processes and systems. Moh'd Nafi is well versed with planning and implementing strategies for FEED, EPC and EPCM. Over the years Moh'd Nafi has developed great expertise over reviewing and preparing Bid packages, Proposals, Tenders, Change management and Interface management activities.

In the role of Business Development Consultant, Moh'd Nafi works to improving organization's market position and achieve financial growth. He defines long-term organizational strategic goals, builds key customer relationships, identifies business opportunities, negotiates and closes business deals and maintains extensive knowledge of current market conditions.