Essam Galadari

Essam Galadari

Essam joined hands with Ashok as Founder and Partner to establish Archgroup. He has brought with himself 23 years plus experience in the construction and development industry of which he has spent 14 years in senior leadership/management position.

He completed his B.SC (Honors) Civil Engineering from Polytechnic of Whales, U.K. in1985 and Post Graduate Diploma in Structural Engineering from University of Southampton, U.K in 1986.

He started his career as Project Manager with the Dubai Municipality in November 1986. Thereafter he served as Head of General Projects Section, a challenging position which he held for another twelve years. He further served Dubai Municipality for two years as Head of Roads Construction before joining Emaar in 2000.

Issam joined Emaar as Executive Director of Projects in the year 2000 and managed a spectrum of projects for the company in the UAE. Thereafter he was appointed as the Managing Director for Emaar's International operations in 2005. Issam was further entrusted with additional responsibility as the Managing Director of Emaar Bawadi Joint Venture in the year 2008. Whist holding the 2 positions (MD Emaar International and MD Emaar Bawadi JV) Issam was commended with the position of CEO Emaar Properties in the year 2008 which he currently holds.

Issam is a member of several professional associations including the UAE society of Engineers and the Institution of Civil Engineering in the United Kingdom.

Issam has contributed to Archgroup with his wealth of experience gained over the years leading large government and private organisations in the building and construction sector.

Work Experience

Founder And Partner

Education Details

Polytechnic of Whales, U.K.
B.SC (Honors) Civil Engineering

Personal Details

Essam Galadari