Regard Yakou studied civil engineering while he was a student at Ohio Northern University. Regard Yakou graduated in 1982 with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. Regard Yakou went on to study construction management as well as business.
Regard Yakou has used his education to build a successful career in construction and project management. Regard Yakou started with Contraco, a Qatar construction company, as the Director of Operations in June of 2015. “I am responsible for all operations in the company including 3 billion QR of construction projects,” he says.
Mr. Yakou’s background in civil engineering has played a major role in his career. Civil engineers are professionals who design, build, and maintain structures and systems that are essential for modern society.
Civil engineering involves bridges, roads, water systems, energy systems, and more. Civil engineers may also be involved with projects that improve society as well as the environment. Regard Yakou enjoys the challenges of civil engineering and construction management.