Abdulraheem Fahm

Associate Director – Environment

Abdul has 18 years’ experience in the provision of compliant and pragmatic advice to private and public sector clients on environmental matters, principally in relation to potential land or groundwater contamination.

This has included pursuit or defense of regulatory intervention, and demonstration of environmental excellence for industrial clients.

He has acted as clients’ Environmental Manager for a major multinational Oil and Gas client across Europe and Africa. He has headed up teams involved in overseas environmental assignments including confidential projects. Abdul is able to cover a wide communication spectrum to provide an appropriate level of support to clients. Before joining CARES Abdul managed the BP global environmental services framework at Atkins, UK.

Abdul has significant experience within the oil and gas industry, managing a variety of soil and groundwater investigation and remediation projects (both onsite and in a management capacity), including gasworks projects. He acted as client’s Environmental Manager for ExxonMobil in the UK, Africa & Europe, heading up teams involved in environmental assessment and NAPL and groundwater remediation of impacted aquifers, due diligence studies and other environmental projects.

Abdul has extensive overseas project experience, responsible for the management and co-ordination of portfolios of sites scheduled for divestment across Europe and Africa. This included the execution and management of an environmental services framework agreement with ExxonMobil. He was also responsible for the management of contractors, proposals/tender preparation, technical reporting, overall financial performance as well as cost control on all the projects.