Jason Pardesi has joined GHD as technical director of facade engineering in the UAE.
Pardesi has more than 12 years of experience in the industry and has been in the UAE for seven years working on a wide variety of projects across the Gulf.
He is involved in all phases of new build projects from strategic development through to handover, and specialises in complex geometry facades and structures. He is also frequently called on to survey existing facade installations and undertake facade failure investigations.
Malcolm Dixon, GHD’s regional general manager for the UAE, said: “The addition of façade engineering services led by Jason in particular is an exciting step in the targeted growth of the services we offer to our partners and cients in the Middle East.
"Having known and worked with Jason for a number of years our people were also excited to learn that Jason would become one part of our team and it is pleasing to see the seamless integration and the higher value already being derived for our clients.”
Pardesi added: “Joining GHD to expand the company’s offering to clients around the globe is a great opportunity. Working as part of such a diverse and experienced team is an exciting prospect.”