Wael El Ghossein

Chief Operating Officer, Technical Center

Wael El Ghossein, is Taqeef’s Chief Operating Officer – Technical Center, reporting to CEO Tariq Al Ghussein. Wael is responsible for all aspects of the company’s engineering, workshop and parts centre operations. He also oversees Taqeef’s entire commercial air conditioning (CAC) and variable refrigeration flow (VRF) portfolio, as well as the development of Taqeef’s world-class training academy.

Wael joined Taqeef in 1998, starting his career as a sales associate and working his way through various sales, operations and customer service management positions. He played a key role in the development of the company’s market-leading after-sales and workshop services in the UAE, and in 2006 he was named General Manager of Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. He has been instrumental in developing key relationships with industry and client stakeholders and has driven the design and implementation of Taqeef’s best-in-class pre-engineering and sales support provision.

Wael holds a BSc in Computer Science from Kuwait University and an MBA in Business Management from the University of Hull.