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Executive Director

As the Executive Director, Nima Alborz heads the multi-disciplinary team at SIEC and oversees all operating aspects of the firm. As a Real Estate Developer by profession, he has been leading high-quality development projects in various capacities and localities over the past 26 years. Nima is a founding member of SIEC where he has been instrumental in the company’s growth and profitability as the company has grown from six employees to its current number of over 100 personnel.


Prior to joining SIEC, Nima held senior management positions with Arabtec Holdings and Al Ghurair Properties, Heading the Development Department in both organizations.  He was a founding member of the Tourism Development and Investment Company (TDIC) in Abu Dhabi and as a Senior Director where he was instrumental in the development of Abu Dhabi’s tourism infrastructure.  Prior to TDIC, Nima worked with Emaar Properties in the development of Dubai Marina and Emaar International.


Nima is qualified with an MBA in Finance and International Business from Richard Ivey School of Business in Canada.  His interest in Design and Engineering began early on where he obtained a Bachelor Degrees in Engineering Science (Civil) and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics at Western University in Canada.  Nima is a corporate member of the Institution of Structural Engineers (MIStructE) in the UK, a Chartered Engineer (CEng.) and a Professional Engineer (PEng.) in Ontario Canada.  He is also a member of the Society of Engineers in the UAE.


Notable Achievements:

  • Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Cheung Kong Center, Hong Kong, China

  • Chek Lap Kok Airport Terminal, Hong Kong, China

  • St. Regis Resort, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Dubai Marina Mall, UAE

  • Saadiyat Beach Villas, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Shangri-la, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • Qasr Al Sarab, Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • NYU Residences, Abu Dhabi, UAE