Mr. Şimşek received his bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from the Middle East Technical University (ODTÜ), and Master degree in Construction Management and Informatics from Istanbul Technical University (ITU), (both degrees with High Honor certificates.) and he obtained his MBA degree from York University.
He speaks and writes English with advanced level and speaks Arabic in intermediate level.
His expertise is in contracts management, claim management and dispute management issues.
With more than 15 years’ experience, Mr. Şimşek is now supervising the large scaled projects with standard forms of contracts (e.g FIDIC) with different project delivery methods such as PPP (public private partnership) projects, Build – Operate – Transfer, Design and Build.
He gives expertise on Delay and Quantum Analysis for both claim preparation and dispute resolution and also gives consulting service to the lawyers on technical issues for the international arbitrations or Dispute Adjudication Boards.
He has experiences in projects around the world in more than 17 countries, from Gulf, the Middle Asia, Africa and Europe. He experienced most of his career in abroad with multi-national companies. He gives seminars on Contract Management, Dispute Management, Claim Management issues
Mr. Şimşek has many certificates on “International Contracts”, “Dispute Resolution Methods” and “Investment Consultancy”.