As the Country Director for Jordan at Yellow Door Energy, Tareq leads a team of energy professionals to bring sustainable energy solutions to businesses in Jordan and the Levant region. He has over three decades of work experience in engineering and renewable energy in the U.S. and Jordan. As a natural leader who is passionate about sustainability, Tareq combines both his engineering knowledge and business acumen to help businesses become more resilient and sustainable.
Prior to joining Yellow Door Energy, Tareq was the program director at Kawar Energy, where he oversaw the development of 1,000 megawatts of solar projects in Jordan and globally. Under his leadership, 100 megawatts of utility-scale and commercial-scale solar power projects were successfully commissioned. He also spent two decades in Ohio, U.S., where he held progressive engineering and management roles at a German industrial automation and electronics company.
Tareq holds an MBA from the Weatherhead School of Management and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (with honors) from Case Western Reserve University in Ohio, U.S. He is also a Certified Energy Manager (CEM) and a Renewable Energy Professional (REP), as awarded by the Association of Energy Engineers.