5. Dr Eng Sani Sener, president and chief executive officer, TAV Group (Power 100 ranking: 5)

TAV Group has once again seen a busy year under the leadership of president and chief executive officer, Dr Eng Sani Sener. Revenue in the last financial year reached $2.1bn (AED7.7bn), and the total value of TAV’s ongoing construction projects is estimated at $6.5bn (AED23.9bn).

In 2017-18, TAV has been involved numerous high-profile projects in the Middle East, particularly in its core market of aviation.

In addition to the Emaar Square Package 3 (hotel and shopping mall), TAV has worked on the development of Muscat International Airport in Oman in a joint venture (JV) with CCC, and as the main contractor on an airport hotel project at Prince Mohammad bin Abdulaziz International Airport in Medina, Saudi Arabia.

Ongoing projects in TAV’s portfolio include the Midfield Terminal Building at Abu Dhabi International Airport, as part of a TAV-CCC-Arabtec JV; Bahrain International Airport’s modernisation programme, in an Arabtec-TAV JV; and the Yanbu, Qassim, and Hail airports in Saudi Arabia, where TAV is the developer, contractor, and operator.