Big Project ME February 2019

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Event Review

ContraCtors vs Consultants Cup 2018 Consultants win the first-ever competition pitting the best of the construction industry against each other for 18 holes of golf Big Project ME and ME Consultant hosted more than 70 golfers from across the construction industry in the region for the inaugural Contractors vs Consultants Cup. Held in Dubai at The Address Montgomerie on December 12, 2018, the day-long tournament brought together the winners of the two previous events – the Contractors Golf Day and the Consultants Golf Day. 38 February 2019

Teams from both sides of the industry faced off over 18 holes, while also competing in on-course competitions and networking in a relaxed, fun-filled environment. Targeted at senior executives and decisionmakers from the region’s most prominent consultants and contractors, attendees included representatives from Multiplex, Six Construct, Faithful+Gould,

The VERO Studio, HKA Global Consulting and many others. “It was a great opportunity to meet some new people here at the golf day, both contractors and consultants,” said Chuks Nwabineli, Advisory and Experts Services at HKA Global Consulting. After a long day of competition, the first-ever winners of the Contractors vs Consultants Cup were the Consultants,

winning by 21.2, with a total of 52.32 Net, in comparison to the Contractors total of 54.44 Net. Raz Islam, publishing director of CPI Trade, told Big Project ME that he was delighted with the turnout on the day, and thanked the sponsors and participants for making the event such a huge success. “A special thank-you is due to our sponsors and partners for