Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, 1963. Degree in construction management, American University Beirut, Lebanon, 1975. Degree in decision making analysis, Harvard University, 1987.
Graduate executive program in operations management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987.
Supervisory engineer Ministry of Communications, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 1963-1966. Manager projects Housing Corporation, Amman, Jordan, 1968-1975. Director Material Research Center Royal Science Society, 1975.
Manager technical Ranco Contracting Company, 1975-1979. Director general Amman Development Corporation, since 1979.
Served with Royal Jordanian Air Force, 1966-1968. Member Engineering Society, Concrete Society, Road Society Clubs: Automobile (Amman).
Married Maias Al-Ghoul, December 29, 1966. Children: Hanin, Sama, Reem.