Engi Jaber, MEP Engineer at Dewan
Originally Palestinian, Sharjah-raised Engi Jaber is a multidisciplinary architect and engineer based in Dubai who’s committed to sustainability. She joined Dewan Architects & Engineers in 2010 as an architect before working her way up the ladder and establishing Dewan’s sustainability department, and now leads the office’s Dubai and Abu Dhabi teams as sustainability manager.
In the nearly seven years since she’s joined, she has engineered and coordinated the success of over 60 green building projects, of which 31 were undertaken just this past year.
Her accomplishments include winning the 2017 MEED Quality Award for the Education Project of the Year and the successful delivery of the first LEED v4 Gold Rating CAT A Commercial Tower. She was also shortlisted for the 2015 Big Projects Young Construction Professional Award, and was a finalist in the 2016 Gulf CSR and Sustainability Professional of the Year Award, as well as the 2008 British Petroleum Innovation Student Project Award.