Founder and Managing Director of Takamul Project Management. Mr. Shaheen spent over 35 years with Saudi Aramco where he held a number of high-level positions such as the President and CEO of Saudi Aramco Total Refinery and Petrochemical Company (SATOROP); Saudi Aramco Director of Facilities and Capital Planning, CEO of Petrolube (Saudi Aramco, Exxon Mobile) to name a few. He is the owner and investor in several other companies as well.
Mr. Shaheen’s affiliation with the PMI dates back to 1998 when he earned his PMP certification. Later on, he served as President of the PMI – Arabian Gulf Chapter for two consecutive terms (1999-2001 and 2002-2004) and was responsible for all PMI operations in the Gulf region, and played an instrumental role in the developing project management best practices in the region.
Mr. Shaheen holds a B.S. in Applied Civil Engineering, University of Petroleum and Minerals.
Since 2011, Mr. Thobaiti is a shareholder/owner as well as the Deputy Managing Director of Takamul Project Management Co. He has more than Sixteen (17) years proven track record of performance success, planning, coordination, supervision of construction process and service support at Petro-chemical companies such as Saudi Aramco Total Refinery and Petrochemical (SATOROP). He is specialized in project management, planning, designing and maintenance engineering. Additionally, he has membership records from Project Management Institute, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Saudi Society for Technology Development & Transfer, Saudi Council of Engineers, Architects Int’l Group of the Middle East and the American Institute of Architects.
Mr. Thobaiti holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Architectural Engineering from the King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Daharan, Saudi Arabia.