Alex De Abreu

Senior Consultant

Expert Information
Qualifications MSc Project Management
PgCert Construction Adjudication
PgCert Project Management
Cert Arb
Professional Memberships MACostE, AMAE, ACIArb, AArb (Southern Africa)
Contract Experience FIDIC, NEC, Bespoke
Services Delay & Disruption
Sectors Buildings, Transportation Infrastructure, Industrial & Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Resources
Expert Highlights
  • Experienced construction professional.
  • Practising associate member of the Academy of Experts.
  • Assistant to the named expert on nine occasions.
  • Expertise in planning and project controls on wide variety of industries and disciplines.
  • Delivers robust delay analysis and provides clear opinions on complex matters of delay.
  • Tri- lingual in English, Portuguese and Afrikaans.

Alexandre De Abreu (Alex) is a project controls professional with more than 10 years of construction industry experience. He has assisted the named expert on numerous occasions in delay matters.

Alex has acted as lead assistant for projects with disputed values in excess of $3 billion across the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region. He has assisted the expert for disputes in adjudication and arbitration related to oil and gas, process plants, buildings, infrastructure projects.

Alex has a background in project controls and commercial management on oil and gas refineries, pipelines, process plants, power stations, mines, infrastructure, and residential projects. His consulting experience includes the review and preparation of time claims, claims management, and contract administration on a wide variety of projects throughout Asia, Africa, Australia and the Middle East.

Alex’s expertise includes retrospective delay analysis, extension of time assessment, concurrent and compensable delays assessment, and schedule risk analysis. His analytical programming skills and live project experience enable him to understand the root cause of issues and mean he is able to provide detailed and concise reviews of the issues.

Alex holds a master’s in project management and is a practising associate member of the Academy of Experts – having completed their expert witness training. He is a member of the Association of Cost Engineers UK, an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and an associate member of the Association of Arbitrators Southern Africa. He has undertaken various speaking engagements regarding delay analysis, project planning and technical aspects of a delay expert.

Contact Alex
Location Doha, Qatar