Maged Abdelsayed

Partner, Head of Construction Claims and Expert, Americas

Construction - Global Elite Thought Leader 2024
Consulting 2023
Canada 2022: Construction
Expert Information
Qualifications PEng
Professional Memberships OIQ, AAECEI, ASCE, ABA
Contract Experience FIDIC, CCDC, JCT
Industries Aerospace and Defence, Buildings, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Marine and Shipping, Mining and Metals, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Production and Manufacturing, Real Estate and Tourism, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East
Expert Highlights
  • Widely experienced professional engineer.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination in both litigation and arbitration.
  • International experience of major construction projects across a variety of sectors.
  • Develops and delivers training programs and regularly presents on delay and productivity analysis, damages, claims avoidance, and data management practises.
  • Background in project and site management for contractors, engineering firms and consultants.

Maged Abdelsayed is a professional engineer with 35 years of construction industry experience. He has been appointed as an expert on more than 100 occasions for matters relating to delay, quantum and government contracting.

Maged Abdelsayed focuses his market-leading practice on disputes arising from project delay claims in a variety of major construction projects.

WWL Consulting Experts – Construction – Quantum, Delay & Technical 2023

Maged has been cross-examined in both litigation and arbitration appearing before various courts and panels. His has acted as an expert witness in North America and internationally on disputed projects ranging from transport infrastructure, power generation and utilities to buildings and industrial plants.

Maged has held various project and site management positions for consulting and engineering firms and for major contractors. He has been responsible for project execution, planning, scheduling, cost control as well as claims analysis on industrial, commercial, and civil work projects.

Maged specialises in disputes related to project delays, labor productivity losses, the impact of changes on construction work, and damages assessment. He also provides consulting and advisory services including developing and implementing project management plans and audits, reviewing project practices and control systems, assessing costs and schedules, cost recovery, and preparing and defending construction claims.

Maged is a member of Quebec’s Order of Engineers (Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec), the American Association of Cost Engineers International, the American Society of Civil Engineers, and the American Bar Association. He holds a master’s in engineering project management and is a frequent speaker on the subjects of delay analysis, productivity analysis, quantification of damages, claims avoidance practices, and data management practices and has developed and delivered various training programs on these topics.

Maged Abdelsayed focuses his expert assessments on a wide variety of construction cases, impressing market sources with his “immaculate drafting” and the “soundness of his conclusions in expert reports”.

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Location: Quebec, Canada

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