Founder

Founder 2018-02-05T21:29:36+00:00

About Our Founder

Yousef Al Mansouri

Professional Profile

A highly-motivated, efficient and diplomatic professional, with extensive experience in facilities management and business support, my knowledge and the attitude required to help optimize operations and boost profitability. I excels at solving problems under pressure, and is a flexible, adaptable and supportive manager with strong communication skills.

Objective

To contribute knowledge and expertise to the business support department of a company in the oil and gas sector

Career Summary

2015 to Present
QATAR CHEMICAL AND PETROCHEMICAL MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION
GENERAL SERVICES MANAGER

  • Manage company facilities, including taking care of office modifications and utilities, as well as maintenance
  • Support staff by meeting logistical requirements such as transportation needs, hotel bookings and hospitality
  • Oversee operations in order to ensure efficiency, including organizing couriers and other office essentials
  • Improved operational efficiency by implementing RFID system for inventory to facilitate tracking and auditing
  • Ensured premises were environmentally friendly by using green energy, managing recycling, etc.
  • Reduced operating costs by installing coffee machine to reduce use of tea boys on the premises

2012 to 2015
QATAR LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (QLA)
BUSINESS SUPPORT MANAGER

  • Ensured smooth daily operations of the business, and created processes to improve efficiency
  • Supervised staff and oversaw all activities related to QLA, HR, IT Finance, Infirmary, Procurement and Student Admissions departments, and planned, organized and implemented administrative systems
  • Responsible for coordination of facilities with the Qatar Foundation (QF) Head Office
  • Established policies and developed processes for Administrative & Support Services
  • Revolutionized student-teacher communications by creating smart e-book to facilitate information exchange

2011 to 2012
SUPREME COUNCIL OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY
FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SECTION MANAGER

  • Maintained all company facilities by developing guidelines on property management, and by supervising activities related to maintenance, security, health and safety, and office services
  • Managed and monitored Administrative department budget, including development of procurement policy
  • Handled procurement of office equipment including furniture, supplies and technology
  • Created health and safety guidance for company facilities and monitored compliance
  • Formulated security policy and procedures, and ensured office security was well-maintained
  • Coordinated all maintenance and janitorial activities, including utilities, renovations and cleaning
  • Ensured employee support with immigration services, transportation and accommodation
  • Assisted with recruitment, training and performance management of staff

2009 to 2011
QATAR LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (QLA)
FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SUPERVISOR

  • Handled all procurement and contract management needs of the facilities
  • Supervised the maintenance and cleaning staff for the facilities
  • Created the “QLA Space Program,” and initiative to increase available facility and dormitory space by establishing a budget and developing and implementing a plan for execution
  • Coordinated catering and food vending services for both staff and students
  • Developed and implemented a company-wide health and safety program
  • Created and managed a security program for the premises of the facilities
  • Ensured all maintenance-related problems were resolved within 24 hours
  • Liaised with staff and students to facilitate communication and avoid issues
  • Planned the annual graduation ceremony for QLA students

2008 to 2009
QATAR FOUNDATION
SENIOR FACILITIES OPERATOR

  • Managed contractors working on tanks, pipeline cleaning, as well as on stripping and reassembling pumps and cooling towers, and collaborated with colleagues and supervisors at the central plant
  • Operated the central plant contacts through the control system, and monitored and controlled water flow, pressure and temperature, as well as the start up and shutdown of water-cooling
  • Supported maintenance crew with repairs and maintenance activities
  • Contributed to daily activity reports, monthly reports and contractor appraisal reports

2006 to 2008
DOLPHIN ENERGY
UTILITY OPERATOR

  • Controlled stills, compressors, reactors and chemical process equipment during breaks and emergencies
  • Supported operators by assisting in turning valves to control flow of materials, setting equipment controls to specified readings, as well as recharging equipment with fresh catalytic agents
  • Performed start up and shutdown of the engine as necessary, and wrote daily reports and toolboxes

2006
RAS GAS
PROCESS OPERATOR (IN TRAINING)

  • Controlled plant operations, including monitoring production and quality, anticipating and solving problems, identifying opportunities for improvement, and adjusting shift schedules to ensure optimal production results
  • Contributed to projects to improve operational efficiency and/or to reduce operating costs
  • Recorded key production variables such as production volume, yield, plan uptime, etc. on a regular basis

Awards and Recognition

  • Appreciation certificate 2015 from Qatar Leadership Academy for outstanding contribution
  • THANAA Award 2014 from Qatar foundation for outstanding contribution
  • Appreciation certificate 2014 from Qatar foundation outstanding performance
  • Appreciation certificate 2014 from Qatar Leadership Academy outstanding performance
  • Appreciation certificate 2012 from Qatar Leadership Academy outstanding performance

Education and Qualifications

BA (Hons) in business and management: University of Northampton 2016 – 2018
ESOL Examination: University of Cambridge, Qatar, 2006 to 2007
Technical Diploma: Process Plant Operations Engineer, Tafewa Challenger University, Australia, 2003 to 2005

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 29/06/1984
Nationality: Qatari
Martial Status: Married

Interests Include: Web design, programming, soccer tournaments, travel

References are available on request

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