The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has appointed Ahmad Mhanna Middle East regional director, where he will help develop knowledge sharing in the region.
Mhanna will help establish regional strategic relationships with members, chapters, companies, governmental bodies, educational institutions, partners and other construction organisations. He will also build upon recent partnerships and increase ACI’s activity’s in the Middle East.
Aside from being an ACI member, Mhanna is also a civil engineer with a range of experience in concrete and construction materials testing, analysis and applications. He previously worked at Qatrana Cement in Amman, Jordan, and has also served as a board member of Jordan Concrete Association since 2012. Mhanna is a member of the building materials technical committee of the Jordan Institution for Standards and Metrology. He holds multiple ACI certifications and has served as an ACI Certification examiner.
Mhanna will be based at the ACI Middle East Regional Office which will be located in the Dubai World Trade Center, United Arab Emirates. A grand opening of the office is scheduled to take place on the 6 January 2019.