experienced group hailing from twelve different countries
The KDI team is a professional and vastly experienced group hailing from twelve different countries from as far and wide as Australia, UK, Jordan, Russia, Ukraine, Syria, Ireland, India, South Africa, Sudan, Pakistan and the Philippines.
With a collective skill set including cost management, project management, main contracting, design and architecture, marine works, facilities management, and business administration gained from many years within the construction sector both here within the United Arab Emirates, the wider GCC and numerous home countries, our KDI team is perfectly placed to ensure the smooth operation and completion of all project types and disciplines, with technically experienced, professional and efficient execution.
Declan has been with KDI since 2013 and is responsible for total project management including controlling budgets, negotiating subcontracts, and providing day-to-day communication with the project team to ensure jobs remain on schedule and within budget. A team player, Declan holds an excellent track record of strong working relationships with owners, Project Managers, architects, and engineers, resulting in successful construction experiences.
Declan has over 16 years' experience overseeing all phases of multi-million-dollar construction projects globally, including infrastructure, Hotels, and retail projects for both public and private sector clients.
Mohaideen has been with KDI since 2013 and is one of our most valued staff members. Predominantly site based Mohaideen overseas and manages the execution of all KDI projects, ensuring a timely completion and finish to our proven KDI high standards.
A Dubai Municipality registered Engineer, Mohaideen has 7 years' experience in the UAE within the construction sector and is pivotal in resourcing and procuring specific materials and specialist trades often required to meet the needs of the client.
Mary Cris David
Mary Cris David has been with KDI since May 2016, overseeing all the administrative functions in the office as an Administrative Secretary. She brings over 9 years of administrative experience to the table with expertise in scheduling, correspondence, management and human resource.
For the past few years, Mary has provided excellent attention to detail. Working in close coordination with the Managing Director, Project Director and Project Managers and Engineers. Mary has proven to be indispensable in organizing scheduling and managing schedules and resources while innovating successful projects to improve office support.
Mohammadu (Ifhan) is responsible for all commercial matters relating to the company.
Ifhan is an extremely valuable member of the KDI team and looks after the costing, tendering, and Quantity Surveying teams Office based Ifhan brings a wealth of experience and is an invaluable member of the KDI group, a fully qualified Quantity Surveyor He brings with him a calm and methodical approach to all the commercial items and works.
Commencing with KDI in 2016 and having over 10 years' experience within the GCC Ifhan manages many multi-disciplined projects with ease and in a professional manner.
Working with the company project managers and a close liaison with the clients, consultants and outsourced Cost Consultants Ifhan brings a refreshing ease to the commercial side of the business.