Faisal Dawood is the Vice Chairman of Descon, Pakistan’s leading engineering, chemicals, power and inspection conglomerate. He is also a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Since joining Descon in 2000, Faisal has served in a variety of engineering and chemicals management positions and executive management positions around the world.
Prior to these assignments, Faisal was located in Abu Dhabi, in his position as Head International Business Development of Descon Engineering, responsible for all business in the GCC region. Faisal was heading Descon’s Engineering’s Manufacturing Division and was based at the manufacturing facility in Sharjah. He has also served as Head Project Management System and Treasury Manager for Descon Engineering in Lahore. He currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Descon Engineering.
Faisal Dawood holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Materials Science and Engineering(MSE) from Cornell University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Columbia University. He became vice chairman of Descon in November 2014. He currently serves on the Board of the National Management Foundation at the prestigious Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).