Bassam Hayek

Bassam Hayek

General Manager
Amman, JordanConsulting
Education: PhD
Bio: Al Hayek for Environmental Consultancy "HAYECON" is an independent consultancy firm for environment and sustainability. The firm aims at vitalizing the work on environment and sustainability where the environmental performance and competitiveness of the enterprises, projects / programs. HAYECON areas of work include eco-efficiency (water and energy efficiency); Strategic Environmental Assessment; Environmental Impact Assessment; Water Demand Management; Environment Governance; Air Quality Management; Hazardous Material Management; Integrated Solid Waste Management; and Sustainable Tourism. In addition HAYECON is active in evaluating Projects and Programs. HAYECON is owned and managed by Dr Bassam Hayek; it has undertaken eco-efficiency studies for key development sectors such as water efficiency in agriculture, resource efficiency and cleaner production in industries; water governance, energy and water efficiency in tourism, environmental assessment, and action plan for CDM services. Bassam Hayek has PhD and MSc in Chemical Engineering (1994) from University of Wales Swansea, UK, and a BSc in Chemical Engineering (1989) from Jordan University of Science & Technology. He is married and has 3 children. Dr Hayek worked for 15 years at the Royal Scientific Society (RSS) of Jordan; he started in 1994 as a researcher at the Water Studies Division, Environment Research Centre (ERC) of RSS, became the head of the Environmental Studies Division in 1996, then the Director of ERC (2000 – 2009). He fully dedicated his time to developing ERC projects, programmes and activities including the integrated water resources management, cleaner production, hazardous material management, environmental assessment, and environmental bio-safety. He is involved in teaching MSc students at Princess Sumaya University for Technology in Jordan. He also delivers specialized training modules and has authored and co-authored a number of papers and book chapters.

Additional information

  • Arabic - Mother
  • English - Spoken and Written fluently
  • French - Basic

Contact info

+962 (0) 776604104

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