Mr. Wael Allan
Chief Executive Officer, Drake & Scull International PJSC


Mr. Wael Allan is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Drake & Scull International PJSC (DSI). Mr. Wael Allan is an industry veteran with more than 26 years of global management experience spanning EPC and construction across USA, Europe, Far East and the Middle East.

Prior to his appointment at DSI, he served as the CEO for Arcadis Middle East, and progressed through senior management roles for reputed firms including Hyder Consulting, Skanska USA Buildings, Washington Group International and Raytheon Engineers and Constructors, among others.

Mr. Allan’s track record of successful project implementations globally demonstrates his functional expertise in achieving strong results spanning both operations and business development. He specialises in project delivery, project & programme management, risk management, quality and documentation as well as engineering, construction management and commissioning.

Mr. Allan is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institute of Chemical Engineers (FIChemE). He also holds a Masters (M.Sc.) degree in Biochemical Engineering and obtained a B.Eng. degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Swansea in the UK. Mr. Allan has also received executive education from prestigious business schools including Harvard, Wharton Business School and INSEAD.