Nihmathullah K. Lebbe B.Eng, MRICS, MCIArb, FQSi, CCE, PG Dip in Const Law & Arb (UK), MIIESL
Chartered Quantity Surveyor - RICS Accredited Mediator - Arbitrator - Certified Cost Engineer
P O B o x : 2 4 5 6 7 8 , R i y a d h 1 1 3 1 2 , S a u d i A r a b i a - M o b:(+966) 53 43 89 513 Email: n i h m a t h @ y a h o o . c o m
20 years of construction Commercial Management experience in Cost - Contract –
Claims of Civil, Building, Infrastructure STP, Power, Oil&Gas and Industrial Projects.
TOTAL PROJECT MANAGEMENT:
(PROJECT CONTROLS, CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION & QUANTITY SURVEYING)
Overall Project Management capabilities with KAIZEN approach towards Commercial, Contract, Cost,
Risk Management and Value Engineering skills.
MRICS Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors RICS - UK
FQSi Fellow The Quantity Surveyors International QSi - UK
Mediator RICS Accredited Mediator & Panel Mediator RICS - UK
MCIArb Chartered Institute of Arbitrators CIArb - UK
Member Association for Advancement of Cost Engineering AACE Intn’l USA
Member Association of Cost Engineers ACostE - UK
Member Project Management Institute PMI - USA
Member National Contract Management Association NCMA - USA
Member Institute of Incorporated Engineers - IIESL - Sri Lanka
RICS Panel Mediator Accreditation Training Course – Warwick University – Coventry -UK
RICS DRS Faculty & MATA - UK - UK
PG Dip in Construction Law & Arbitration
ROBERT GORDON UNIVERSITY – Aberdeen - UK
Certified Cost Engineer
Association for Advancement of Cost Engineering –AACEl - USA
UNIVERSITY OF MORATUWA - SRI LANKA
BS Degree in Architectural Engineering
WAG UNIVERSITY - USA
Quantity Surveying Training Course - (Post Contract Practice)
LOCAL GOVT, ICTAD & CHPB - SRI LANKA
FIDIC – in-house Training - by Dr. Sharif Al Haggan – Qatar
FURTHER STUDIES /TRAININGS
o LLM in Construction Law & Arbitration - (final year masters dissertation stage)
ROBERT GORDON UNIVERSITY – Aberdeen - UK
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Limitless Saudi Arabian Real Estate Development Co - Saudi Arabia
Commercial Manager – Al Wasl Saudi Arabia
Nov 2008 to date
Responsibility: As a Commercial Manager of the Master Developer overall responsible for all the
Commercial Aspects of the Master Development (Commercial, Contract & Cost Management) Overall
Commercial Management from RFP – Award – Post contract Administration to Contract Closeout of
Consultancy, Construction, Services Contracts, Developed AL Wasl Commercial Procedures to manage
costs, contracts, budget/forecasting and reporting.
MUSHRIF Trading & Contracting Co, Qatar
Manager Contracts – (Head of Commercial Dept- Qatar)
May 21 2006 to Oct 08
Responsibility: Responsible for Qatar Operations Commercial, Contract Management, all post contract
QS practice, commercial management, Claims Management up to final account. Leading Commercial
Department Team (QS, Contract Administrators, Cost Engineers), Post Contract QS function, Budgeting
& Control, Valuations, Claims, Counter Claims, Final Account & Contract Close out.
BAHRAIN FINANCIAL HARBOUR HOLDING Co, Bahrain.
Manager Contracts & QS
June 2005 to May 2006
Client’s Development Department- Project Management Team Member for the US$ 1.5 billion BFH
Development project in Bahrain known as Bahrain Financial Harbour, Total responsible for the BFH
Development project Cost, Contract, Risk Management)
BURHAN HOLDING Co WLL, Kuwait. (MUSHRIF Trading & Contracting Co WLL & BURHAN International Construction)
Manager QS / Dy. Commercial Manager
Aug 2003 to June 2005
Various Local & International Civil, Building, Infrastructure
Responsibility: Commercial Department In-charge Commercial - Contacts - Cost Management,
Planning responsibility on various projects Monthly valuation, up to final account, variation, fluctuation,
contractual claims, sub contracts Administration upto closeout – Cost Engineering function such as
Control Budgets, Project Cost planning, Monitoring, Reporting. Total Post contract Quantity Surveying,
Contract Administration - Responsible for Group projects contractual & commercial interest.
SAUDI BINLADIN GROUP - I&PP, PCM - Saudi Arabia.
Senior Contracts Administrator / Deputy Contracts Manager
November 1997 to July 2003.
RPP9 1200 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant
Responsibility: Lead Contract Administration & Cost Control team RPP9 Interim valuations, variations,
additional / extra works, contractual issues & contractual claims up to Final Account, checking &
certification of Sub contractor valuation, variations, claims up to Final Accounts. Implement cost
control system, Budgeting, Budget Vs Commitment, reporting, cost reporting / executive reporting for
Board of Directors, auditing labor / plant optimum utilization and recommending corrective actions.
Jubail United Petrochemical Co., Royal Commission Projects
Responsibility: Lead Project Controls team of industrial projects – Commercial & Contracts Management
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DUTCO Construction Co. Dubai - UAE.
Senior Quantity Surveyor.
April 1996 to October 1997
Dubai Municipality – Roads, Drainage & Sewerage projects
Responsibility: Lead Quantity Surveying team on Roads, Drainage & Sewerage network project DS 83,
and DS 63-II: valuation, variations, claims, additional / extra works up to Final Accounts.
J & P (Overseas) Ltd. LIBYA - GSPLAJ
Area Quantity Surveyor / Contract Engineer
August 1991 to January 1996
Responsibility: In-charge for Raslanuf Area QS Dept. Duties includes preparation & submission of bids,
negotiation, progress valuation and variation, extra additional works, negotiation contractual claims,
financial issues, follow-up of projects up to final account.
Seconded To: RASLANUF OIL & GAS Co. Inc. - LIBYA - GSPLAJ
Contract Engineer / Senior Quantity Surveyor
DAIMEI TELECOM ENG CORP JAPAN – SRI LANKA
June 1988 to December 1989
Responsibility: Attached to the Greater Colombo telecommunication network improvement project
preparation of cost estimates, master material schedule, measurements, dayworks, subcontract
payment certification & subcontract administration,
BUILDING CONSULTANT & DESIGNERS
March 1982 to May 1988, January 1990 to July 1991
Responsibility: Preparation of BOQ, estimates, price analysis, tendering, cost planning, certification of
interim / final valuation, variation order & Fluctuation analysis, evaluation of contractual claims etc.
Date of birth : 11th September 1963
Passport No : N 164 0162 - Validity March 2016
Nationality : Sri Lankan
Driving License : QATAR / KUWAIT/ BAHRAIN / SAUDI ARABIA / UAE / LIBYA & SRI LANKA
Language known Read Write Spoken
English Very Good Very Good Very Good
Arabic Fair - Fair
Highly Skilled in Construction Commercial Management - Contracts, Cost, Claims, Counterclaims
of Civil, Building, Infrastructure, Power, Oil & Gas industrial, Real estate Development projects.
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