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Meet Our Team

The key to a successful project lies in the skill and experience of the management team and utilisation of the technology available to closely control all work to the client's satisfaction.

H.H. Sheikh Ebrahim bin Hamad Al Khalifa


H.H. Sheikh Ebrahim bin Hamad Al Khalifa is a 50% owner in the Projects Holding Group and was the founding chairman back in 1967.

Sh. Abdulla bin Hamad Al Khalifa

Vice Chairman

Sheikh Abdulla bin Hamad Al Khalifa is a 50% owner in the Projects Holding Group and was the founding deputy chairman back in 1967.

Steven J. Donlon

Group Managing Director, Projects Holding Co. W.L.L

Steven is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with over 12 years’ experience at senior management levels. Steven boasts an honours degree from Reading CEM in the UK and has obtained chartered membership to the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS). In addition to this he is also a Chartered Engineer and Associate Arbitrator. He has experience in UK Main Contracting and Blue Chip Cost Consultancies in the Middle Eastern Construction Sector where he has been for over 6 years now. Steven’s role as the Group Managing Director of Projects Holding Company commenced in 2015 and he has an active role in all aspects of the business.

John Beddall

Deputy General Manager, Projects Construction Co. W.L.L

John has been a member of the Chartered institute of Building since 1995 and is a qualified Quantity Surveyor with over 30 years’ Construction experience, of which 20 years has been at Senior Management level. He is also a Member of Quantity Surveyors Institute and a member of the Society of Construction Law (uk). He has comprehensive experience in the UK, Europe and the Middle East, working within the Contracting, Facilities Management and Manufacturing Sectors. John has extensive experience in the management of Contracts, working in partnership with many Blue Chip International clients, Government sectors and within UK Ministry of Defence Establishments.

Gareth A. Jefferies

MEng (Hons), CEng MICE
General Manager, Projects Construction Co. W.L.L.

Gareth is a Chartered Civil Engineer with over 10 years’ experience in the fields of engineering, construction and project management at senior management levels. Gareth has a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Cardiff University in the UK and is a chartered member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE). He has experience in both consulting and contracting divisions in both the UK and the Middle East across a range of private and public sector projects.