Zakhem's Leadership

  • Board Member
  • Managing Director, Zakhem Construction Ghana and Senegal

In addition to his pivotal role as a member of the Board of Directors, Marwan is the Managing Director of Zakhem Construction Ghana Ltd (since 2004) and Zakhem Construction Senegal SA (since 2001). He is responsible for setting up Group operations and continuing business development in both Ghana and Senegal. He has fully executed numerous projects in both countries.

Marwan started his career in 1993 as a Site Engineer with Harbert International – Egypt. He joined the Group in 1994 as Assistant Project Manager with Zakhem

Engineers SAL in Beirut, Lebanon. In 1995, he was promoted to Tendering and Contracts Manager of Zakhem International Construction Ltd. in Beirut, Lebanon.

Between 1998 and 2001, and prior to his current role, Marwan became Vice President of Zakhem Engineering International Inc., where he managed national and international engineering projects covering all aspects of the company’s operations. He was also responsible for day-to-day operations of the Zakhem AJS Construction Group Inc., another company in the Zakhem Group, as well as management and administration, Human Resources, project management, tendering and finance.

Marwan has a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Imperial College in London (1993) and is a Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers (MICE).