Quantum announces Silver Sponsorship of ICAI International Conference

Quantum announces Silver Sponsorship of ICAI International Conference

As part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility commitment to support the local community Quantum Global Solution proudly announces their Silver Sponsorship of the Doha Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) 4th International Conference on the 23rd and 24th November 2017. ‘’The conference, under the theme ‘Engage, Innovate, Transform’ brings the highest calibre of speakers in our industry to Doha and with our philosophy of knowledge sharing at Quantum we are proud to be the Silver Sponsor for this flagship event in the Doha Chapter of ICAI international calendar,’’ said Rajesh Singh, Quantum Finance and Administration Director. Key speakers at this two-day event includes Shilpa Shetty, Bollywood diva; Luke Coutinho, fitness guru; Shiv Khera, renowned Indian author; P R Ramesh, Chairman, Deloitte India; Major D P Singh, India’s first blade runner; Khurram Siddiqui, Global Leader Robotics, E&Y, Amarjit Chopra, past president of ICAI; Ernst & Young and Midhat Salha, Audit Partner, Deloitte-Doha. Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading global construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries. In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament, by The Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 for regulating the profession of Chartered Accountancy in the country. The Institute, functions under the administrative control of the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. The ICAI is the second largest professional body of Chartered Accountants in the world, with a strong tradition of...
Quantum sponsors ICC ONE Communication Championships 2017

Quantum sponsors ICC ONE Communication Championships 2017

As part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility commitment to the community Quantum Global Solutions has announced its sponsorship of the ICC ONE Communication Championship 2017. Organised by ICC ONE Toastmasters for the past many years, the ICC One Communication Championships is a nationwide contest conducted to promote communication and leadership skills.  The 2017 contest will be held at the Radisson Blu Hotel on Friday, 17th November and will comprise four competition categories – ‘Adult Inspiration’, ‘Adult Humorous’, ‘Junior Inspirational’ and ‘Junior Humorous’.  Winners will receive cash awards, trophies and gifts. Speaking on the sponsorship Rajesh Singh, Quantum Finance and Administration Director said, ‘’As a leading global construction support consultancy our philosophy is to connect parties to reach an amicable resolution to their issues through communication. We fully support the work of the ICC ONE Toastmasters to host this annual event to encourage residents of Qatar to enhance their communication skills in this open arena.’’ Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading global construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries.  In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes. Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. The organisation has more than 352,000 memberships. Members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the 16,400 clubs in 141 countries that make up a global network of meeting locations. ICC ONE Toastmasters was established in 2003 and the club has been hosting these competitions since...
Game Set and Match at Quantum and Mideco Tennis Tournament

Game Set and Match at Quantum and Mideco Tennis Tournament

With a spirit of healthy competition in the air this weekend Quantum Global Solutions and Mideco held a fun teambuilding tennis tournament at the InterContinental Hotel. Before the competition began in earnest the teams of (number in each team) started the event with 30 minutes of fun warm-up games. The competition included nine matches – four games per match.  Prizes were awarded for the overall winner in the following categories: ‘Around the world knock-out’ – Stuart Porter, Quantum ‘Champion team’ – Mideco ‘Big Match’ – Quantum ‘’This was a great event in the Quantum calendar of activities, we all enjoyed an afternoon of fun competition between our companies. The build up to the tournament was really great and the banter during games was super. I look forward to a rematch next year,’’ said Jonathan Pearce, Quantum Contractual/Commercial Consultant and organiser of the event. “It was a lovely and joyful day full of activities, sports and fun. The amazing sense of humour was there between all participants and the event was perfectly organised by Quantum. Mideco would like to have the event more regularly and not only once per year,“ said Michel Deeb, Mideco General Manager and winning team leader. Quantum team members: Carolyn Elson, Peter Murphy, Rajesh Singh, Jonathan Pearce, Leigh Murphy, Robin Mace and Stuart Porter. Mideco team members: Michael Deeb, Jamal Zahra, Alaa Kassis, Ashraf Tharwat, Honey Santos, Dima Siversky and Joseph Haddad. Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading management consultants dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries.  In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the...
Quantum presents at DRBF Conference in Bulgaria

Quantum presents at DRBF Conference in Bulgaria

‘An introduction to the mechanism of claims and multi-tier dispute resolution in the FIDIC Conditions of Contract’, ‘How to  manage construction projects with Primavera P6 software’ and ‘Modern  software technologies in infrastructure building, based on BIM and CTR Vision CPM Project Management Tools. These were all topics discussed at the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (DRBF) conference on the 9th and 10th of November in Bulgaria. Taking part in the conference, Quantum Global Solutions Svetlana Borisova, Senior Contractual/Commercial Consultant, also took part during the second day workshop and presented the ‘Contractor’s Claim for Extension of Time to Completion  and referral to DAB in a Moot format’ of  for training and educational purposes to demonstrate to the local contractors the mechanics of FIDIC Contracts. ‘’According to recent reports Bulgaria’s construction industry is expected to show average annual growth by approximately 2.10% over the period 2016-2020 reaching US$ 10.9 bn in 2020.  As a global construction support consultancy, Quantum understands that during this period of rapid growth issues will arise. With our global experience in helping both clients and contractors work together to resolve their disputes we are delighted to take part in the DRBF conference to share our industry knowledge with DRBF members,’’ said Svetlana Borisova following the presentation.  ‘’We look forward to attending and participating in future DRBF events both in the Balkans and across the regions Quantum operates globally.’’ Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries.  In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses...
Quantum team awarded Expert Witness Evidence Certification

Quantum team awarded Expert Witness Evidence Certification

Quantum Global Solutions (Quantum) is proud to announce that two members of the Doha team, Lucia Vernon and Sean Vernon have achieved the Pearson SRF BTEC Level 7 Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence. The training course provided under the RICS umbrella included Expert Witness Evidence: Law and Practice, Module 1; Written Evidence – Advanced Report Writing, Module 2; and Case Preparation and Court Skills – Module 4. ”Despite long hours working for their individual clients, Lucia and Sean have worked really hard to achieve the BTEC level 7 which is recognised as equivalent to a Masters Level qualification and part of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) accredited training programmes. Quantum encourages members of the team to enhance their knowledge and includes life-long learning opportunities for all our employees funded by the company,’’ said Peter Murphy, Quantum Managing Director. Quantum is acknowledged as one of the leading construction support consultancies dedicated to serving the interests of the international construction and engineering industries.  In addition to regular industry presentations, Quantum is also actively involved in the presentation of training courses and mentoring programmes. Pearson Learning is a global organisation that provides qualifications in 85 counties in the world. In the UK the levels are mapped to the levels provided by exam boards for schools and universities. The levels are recognised as ‘passports’ to allow access to university and may be used to gain exemptions from some university courses. The Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence has been run since 2010. During that time over 500 experts have obtained the qualification. It is recognised by law firms,...
Forensic Planning Team Expansion at Quantum

Forensic Planning Team Expansion at Quantum

Quantum Global Solutions are pleased to announce that Leigh Murphy has joined the company as Forensic Planning Consultant within Quantum’s Doha office. Leigh has over 22 years of global experience in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, UK, Russia, Sweden, Spain, USA, and Thailand working on engineering projects across the aviation, nuclear, oil, process, fast-moving consumer goods and automation sectors. He has an on-site background, from engineering apprentice to construction manager, a degree in engineering and exposure to multi-faceted projects, has resulted in an in-depth knowledge of multi-discipline assignments in an engineering, procurement and construction EPC environment. ‘’We are pleased to welcome Leigh to the Quantum family, his in-depth knowledge in the forensic planning arena offers an enhanced level of strength to complement our existing team experience which will provide invaluable to our clients multi-faceted project requirements,’’ said Andrew Woodward, Regional Director Qatar following Leigh’s appointment. He has a BSc (Hons) in Manufacturing Engineering, a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, is a Member of Institute of Engineering and Technology, a Member of Society of Operational Engineers, a Member Institute of Plant Engineers and has Engineering Council...