Ahmad YOUSEF AL KANDARI
Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the United Facilities Management Company (UFM)
Ahmad Yousef Al Kandari is the Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the United Facilities Management Company (UFM), a subsidiary owned by United Real Estate Company (URC). He is also a member of URC Executive Management Committee.
Mr. Ahmad Yousef Al Kandari has more than 30 years of experience in Property and Facilities Management, Real Estate, Banking and Investment sector.
Since 2007, he played an essential role in establishing UFM and its subsidiaries and has been behind the growth and expansion of UFM in Kuwait, the Middle East and North Africa region. He is one of the leaders in the local facilities management industry, and a key figure in this sector on the local and regional levels.
Prior to joining United Facilities Management (UFM), Mr. Ahmad Yousef Al Kandari held key executive positions in United Real Estate Company, where he was responsible for managing several prominent projects in Kuwait; ranging from malls to high-end commercial towers.
Prior to that, Mr. Ahmad Yousef Al Kandari held several positions in investment companies and banks in Kuwait such as Real Estate Bank, Gulf Credit Company and Kuwait Oil Company.
He has also received numerous awards including “The Middle East’s Top Executive in 2018” and “One of the 10 Most Influential Figures in the Middle East for 2017” through a study conducted by Facilities Management Middle East Magazine.
Mr. Ahmad holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (Finance and Banks) from Kuwait University.