FMME Awards 2020: Young Facilities Manager of the Year shortlist
A brief look at the nominees in the Young Facilities Manager of the Year category
We list the nominees for Young Facilities Manager of the Year 2020 in a bit more detail.
The FM Middle East awards will stream on 10 June on www.fm-middleeast.com at 4pm.
Below are the Young Facilities Manager of the Year shorlisted nomimees in brief:
Hariharan Arumugam - Emrill Services
Hariharan Arumugam has been entrusted to manage projects for Emrill’s most valued clients. His discipline/dedication/proactive approach towards improving conventional FM services/innovating operations make him an invaluable member of the team.
Jonathan Henriques - Transguard
Jonathan Henriques has only been with Transguard for one year, but in that time, 34-year old Senior Manager Jonathan Henriques has doubled the size of its consumer division, Transguard Living, and increased its revenue by 65%. It all started with a restructure in which Henriques assessed the skills, capabilities and language abilities of the entire Transguard Living team.
Javed Ahmed - Sodexo
Javed Ahmad has been with Sodexo since 2010 and has worked across India and the Middle East. Ahmad is responsible for the FM contract at the Corporate Head Office of a leading, global, oil & gas company based in Oman for Sodexo|Socat. His current scope of work includes soft & hard services BCP, ERP, HSSE and project management.
Mohamed Elmelegy - Ejadah
Mohamed El Melegy joined Ejadah in 2019 as Assistant Manager. He maximised this opportunity to his highest potential and worked tirelessly to prove his competency quickly moving up to the role of FM Manager. He has completed successfully the mobilisation for Abu Dhabi Global Market and then took the responsibility of integrated facilities management of the building.
Rajendran Govind - Engie Cofely
Govind Rajendran joined ENGIE Cofely in 2015 and has tirelessly demonstrated his strategic skills, exceptional technical knowledge, and enthusiasm in all his projects. In his career with ENGIE Cofely, he has worked his way up from an Assistant Engineer to a full-blown mission-critical Data Centre Facilities Manager. He oversees a mega-scale Data Centre Campus, where he recently led a technically complex expansion project, adding 15MW of fully redundant IT load capacity whilst the data centre was fully operational.
Shoaib Ahmad - ServeU
As Assistant Facilities Manager, Shoaib Ahmad planned and managed the entire Assets Tagging operation for all sites at Emirates NBD Residential (9 Towers, 3 Villas compounds) along with integration of the entire projects assets with the CAFM system. As a result, all reactive/non-reactive maintenance requests are systematically logged, assigned through PDAs and completed in line with the response matrix stipulated by ENBD thereby meeting all contractual obligations (SLA and KPI’s).
Thomas Friswell - Khansaheb FM
Maintaining 65,000+ assets across 800 retail outlets spread across the country from the Northern Emirates to the Western Region, with a geographical spread of 2000 sq. km is no easy feat. But that is the ground reality of the weight of operations that Senior FM, Thomas Friswell’s team delivers every single day at one of KFM’s most eminent and demanding projects.
Zohaib Azhar - Farnek
Zohaib Azhar has successfully and consistently managed the daily FM operations of his clients and creates an environment of continuous improvement. Zohaib has been responsible for winning and adding a range of new clients to Farnek’s roster, these include Mashreq Bank HQ - adding MEP services to the Farnek contract and a contract worth AED300,000 for snagging works with MAG, among others.