Yacoub is the project management and commercial leader for Stantec Middle East. In his position, he oversees project management and delivery across the Middle East, providing his team with clear and effective strategic direction.
A civil and chartered engineer, Yacoub’s background stems from structural engineering where he first found his passion—it’s because of this passion that he became the structural design lead for the region. During the time he held that position, Yacoub produced designs for some of the deepest and most complex structures in the Middle East. Today, he’s known for his commercial management strength and the deep understanding he has for the markets we work in.
Yacoub is passionate about giving back to the community—he works closely with the young professionals to promote, nurture and grow structural engineering and project management capabilities in the region. He is also a talented artist and loves to paint whenever he gets the chance.