Sherif F. Hashem
Sherif F. Hashem, PhD, PMP, is a project management expert and a pioneer in the field of the Design-Build with experience therewith dating back to the early 1990s, the time of the sturdy reemergence of the Design-Build project delivery approach in the USA, and the establishment of the Design-Build Institute of America DBIA (1993). He possesses a unique combination of academic and practical knowledge in the Design-Build arena and completed several large-scale fast-track Design-Build civil engineering projects in Europe, Gulf/Middle East and Southeast Asia. Over his more than 25 years of world class professional career he mastered all key aspects of the design and construction industry including project management, program management, project planning, procurement, design, construction, contract administration, corporate strategy, and international joint ventures. He authored several papers and articles on Design-Build and project management at large in academic and professional magazines and periodicals in the USA, Brazil, and the Middle East. He is a member of DBIA, and PMI Subject Matter Expert and co-author of PMI Project, Program and Portfolio Management Global Standards. He graduated from Alexandria University, Egypt (1985) and earned his doctoral degree from Washington International University, USA (2004). He is a PMI-PMP (2006) and a member of numerous world professional societies and organizations.