Jamal Abdulla Lootah, the President and Co-Founder of the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) has been named among the ‘World’s Most Powerful Arabs’ in 2019 by Arabian Business magazine. With his vast industry knowledge and wealth of proficiency, Lootah’s contributions to the Middle East’s facilities management (FM) sector have played a important role in the evolution of MEFMA as a devoted platform for professionals seeking in-depth industry knowledge. Lootah also serves as the Group CEO of Imdaad.
Led by Lootah’s leadership, MEFMA today leads the efforts aimed at the formation of a regulatory framework to govern the Middle East’s FM sector, while redefining industry standards. Furthermore, it organizes seminars, workshops and networking events to reinforce the region’s status on the international FM landscape. The MEFMA CONFEX, which brings together regional industry stakeholders to discuss issues of global importance, is one such example. By facilitating association among its member companies, MEFMA continues to further the Middle East’s FM community, keeping up with international trends in the sector. Besides, the Association had newly released two reports on how next-generation technologies are redefining the FM landscape.