Nader Emile

Director & Regional Manager

Consulting - Future Leader 2023
Construction - Future Leaders 2023
Expert Information
Qualifications BSc Construction Engineering
MBA Business Administration General Management
LLM Construction Law & Arbitration
PMP Project Management Professional
PGDip Contracts & Claims Professional Program
RICS Accredited Expert Witness
Professional Memberships FCIArb, MSCE, MSCL, Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers
Contract Experience FIDIC, JCT, NEC, Bespoke (including public works contracts in KSA , Aramco contracts and contracts with the government of Algeria)
Industries Buildings, Oil and Gas, Power and Utilities, Production and Manufacturing, Transportation Infrastructure
Regional Experience Africa, Middle East
Expert Highlights
  • Multilingual and legally qualified civil engineer.
  • Proven as a credible expert witness under cross-examination.
  • Hands-on planning and project controls background on large-scale, complex projects.
  • Saudi arbitration experience as both tribunal and party appointed expert.
  • Proven expertise in EOT disputes and both prospective and retrospective delay analysis.
  • Highly articulate with strong presentation, verbal and drafting skills.

Nader Emile is a legally qualified civil engineer with more than 20 years of construction and engineering industry experience. He has twice been appointed as an expert witness in matters of project delay.

Nader Emile is a highly regarded construction expert who garners praise for his complex delay analysis in an array of construction disputes.

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

Nader provides arbitration support, forensic delay analysis and planning advice for a wide range of projects across the Middle East and North Africa. He has been both party and tribunal appointed as a delay expert and has provided oral testimony in formal proceedings, as well as preparing expert reports.

Nader’s experience portfolio includes many prestigious projects including retail malls, residential/office buildings, hotels, universities, airports, railways, power stations and oil & gas installations. He previously worked as a senior project planner for internationally renowned contractors on a variety of large and complex projects.

Nader has a proven ability to apply sophisticated scheduling and delay analysis techniques and has experience with a wide range of programmes and planning software used to manage construction projects. He is also familiar with many standard forms of contract, the Society of Construction Law (SCL) Delay & Disruption Protocol, the American Association of Cost Engineers’ (AACE) recommended practices for forensic scheduling and the Saudi Government Tenders & Procurement Law and its implementing regulations.

Nader holds qualifications in construction engineering, project management, business administration, construction law and arbitration and contracts and claims. He is fluent in Arabic, English and French and is fellow  of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Society of Construction Law, the Saudi Council of Engineers and the Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers. Nader also delivers training and lectures regarding planning and scheduling techniques, the preparation of complex extension of time (EOT) claims and different delay analysis methodologies. He is also an Accredited Expert Witness with the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and has obtained his certificate in Independent Expert Determination.

Nader has a deep experience and understanding in delay analysis methods and techniques. He has very strong presentation and communication skills. He is meticulous and very articulate.

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Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

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