Total Project Manager
Project Manager and Company’s Director for a number of projects in Brazil and South America. BCQS is a, Caribbean based company entering in the South America construction market. Leading with blue-chip Clients; corporative, retail and hospitality projects. The projects are about a green field and full fit out installations in a LEED certified buildings, inclusive Data Centres, IT communication infra and development, BMS, access and control high level security, steel and concrete structures and all infra redundancy as such as: generator, satellite communication, HVAC and all the other common trades. As for hospitality and hotels, high level finishing projects for a major hotel brands. My general role comprises Design Development, local authorities liaise, Consultants steering meetings and pure Project Management on behalf of the Client. Projects delivered or that I’m currently leading with: Credit Suisse Bank Headquarters, Bloomberg Headquarters, Samsung Stores Development, Marriot Hotels, Hyatt Hotels, Aman Resorts, Shopping Center Boa Vista, Shopping Center Bonsucesso, TAMA RMW Factory, Carrefour.
Site Project Manager
This Project has been stopped by the local Government due some environmental issues!
Site Project Manager at ABB, "Rio Madeira" project in Porto Velho/Brazil, 540 million dollars project. Construction, Commissioning and Start up of a 3,150 MW HVDC (high-voltage direct current) converter station and an 800 MW HVDC back-to-back station. The 3,150 converter station will supply the world's longest power transmission link. HVDC technology is ideally suited for the efficient transmission of renewable energy generated in remote areas.HVDC has lower losses and a smaller footprint than traditional AC transmission systems, and is able to stabilize intermittent power supplies that might otherwise disrupt the grid.
Cappa and D’Alberto Plc
Project Manager Director
Project Manager for enabling and infra works for a Standard Chartered Bank Head Quarter in Lagos, Nigeria. 20 stores building, 2 basements and an adjacent 5 floors car park building. Work performed: Sewage Treatment Plant, Harvest Treatment Plant and a Plant Generator
MGB International Co. (part of Asie Invest International holding), Dubai, UAE
Total Project Manager
MGB is an Asie Invest International design company based in Bangkok with office in Dubai, acting mainly in the Middle East, Iraq, Iran, Kuwait, Egypt, Pakistan, India, and Thailand. The main and final Client is Carrefour Hypermarket and Shopping Centre's development. Following Middle East set up Carrefour has a local sponsor and partner MAF, Majid Al Futtaim. I am on a short assignment acting as a Technical Project Manager for all portfolio of projects, 8 total, and as Total Project Manager for the following projects; Carrefour Sohar in Oman, Carrefour Ras Al Khaimah in UAE, Carrefour Al Qusais in UAE, Carrefour Jumeirah City Centre in UAE. My main tasks are interaction in between consultants and Client, MAF, design development, construction management, quality assurance, technical revision and property hand-over. it is also part of my daily job profile communication interaction in between all the involved in each project and project finance follow up and budget report.
IKEA Real Estate – Russia & CIS countries
Teply Stan Mega Mall – Moscow, Russia
Total Project Manager
Headhunted to direct the entire project for design, build and construction of IKEA Mega Mall extension and refurbishment, one of the most visited shopping centers in the world and an iconic feature within the Moscow City landscape. Total expansion area from existing facilities of 180,000 m² to 230,000 m²; budget responsibility of $240m over a 24 month project up to completion timescale.
Reported directly to the Board with accountability for 25 direct and 100+ indirect reports consisting of commercial, design and construction/technical engineering teams.
Designed planning expansion of car parking areas from 8,000 to 12,000 spaces in order to accommodate in excess of 60 million visitors per annum. Effectively managed the city-wide impact on internal and external traffic systems, liaising with Town Planning authorities in order to implement re-direction facilities within a city of 10m population. Ensured continuous flow of visitor traffic during construction and developed emergency procedures in case of fire incidents.
Redesigned maintenance sustainability and significantly improved facilities management, overcoming existing problem areas with buildings and utilities; developed entire aesthetics to provide unique façade and rebrand within an eco-friendly and green environment.
Established project management team through the recruitment of highly experienced local and international labour force; attracted and headhunted international team of consultants from Finland, US, UK, Sweden and India; and implemented plans to ensure that the existing Mall remained operational and profitable throughout entire refurbishment project.
Les Architectes CVZ (part of Asie Invest International holding) – Mumbai, India
General Design Manager (acting for COTEBA International)
Recruited to inject International and European experience across a range of retail utilities initiatives’ targeted towards the revitalization of India’s hypermarkets and shopping centers; held responsibility for the conceptual re-engineering and design management of 9 separate project sites across 4 different cities and 2 states, as follows:
Iscon Mall, Ahmedabad/India 46,000 m²
Udhana Mall, Gujarat/India 49,000 m²
CG Road Mall, Ahmedabad/India 30,000 m²
Ring Road Mall, India 35,000 m²
Navasari Mall, Navasari/India 09,000 m²
VAPI Mall, Vapi, India 51,000 m²
Race Course Mall, India 25,000 m²
Hawa Sadak Mall, India 15,000 m²
Ahmedabad D. Centre, India 55,000 m²
Managed, directed and motivated a project team of 8, including Architects, QS and Construction Engineers; instrumental in the design, management and installation of modern utilities, including the implementation of power, water, gas, sewage, drainage and public telephone supply; utilised natural products such as monsoon rain water to establish reduced cost eco-friendly and aesthetic design strategies.
ABFAD Specialists Access, Coatings, Civil & Engineering Services – London, UK
Team Leader - Main Project:Wembley Stadium
Recruited to position due to IRATA professional status with extensive civil engineering skills; supervised a team to ensure that all height work, including mechanicals, met with the required standards; built solid industry specific relations on a professional level within the UK.