Middle East Chapter

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Board of Directors

Waqar Hasan
Waqar HasanPresident
Author of “A Practical Guide to Community Management in Dubai”, CEO of Itihad Community Management and Founder of ednextonline.org
Garry Murray
Garry MurrayPresident Elect
With over a decade of experience in the Real Estate Industry including Owners Association, Facility Management, Garry heads Core Owners’ Association Management
Freejo Francis
Freejo FrancisSecretary
Hospitality professional with over 16 years of experience in Customer Service, Recruitment, Finance, Facility Management and Owners Association.
Alan Rownlands
Alan RownlandsTreasurer
Qualified accountant and accredited CAI trainer. Alan has over three decades of experience establishing and running association management companies.
Kanagaraj G.
Kanagaraj G.Executive Director
Kanagaraj has 16+ years of Community Management experience. He is also an Assessor for Business Excellence Award and Lead-Trainer of NEBOSH OSH.

Executive Committee

Kanagaraj Gurusamy
Kanagaraj GurusamyChair
Glen Aranha
Glen AranhaVice Chair
Jean Hanna
Jean Hanna
Shellei Gaza
Shellei Gaza
Waqar Hasan
Waqar Hasan

Government Liaison Sub-Committee

Jean Hanna
Jean HannaChair
Freejo Francis
Freejo FrancisMember
Sharmila Hemchander
Sharmila Hemchander
Majd Zidan
Majd Zidan
Mohammed Al Shaibani
Mohammed Al Shaibani

Development and Administration Sub-committee

Waqar Hasan
Waqar HasanChair
Scott Sinclair
Scott Sinclair
Carmel Ruth Durban
Carmel Ruth Durban
Jen Andal
Jen Andal
Gerard Abeysena
Gerard Abeysena

Membership, Events and Communication Sub-Committee

Ana Jerinkić
Ana JerinkićChair
Ekaterina Bakeeva
Ekaterina Bakeeva
Syed Muhammad Hassan
Syed Muhammad Hassan
Muhammad Osman Mumtaz
Muhammad Osman Mumtaz
Our Vision is to Enhance Community Living Experience throughout the Middle East.
Our Mission is to develop and nurture leadership focusing on excellence to promote the Community Association Management profession and to inspire a culture of learning, sharing and service to benefit homeowners, residents, service providers and stakeholders.
Values we promote:

  • Development & nurturing of leadership.
  • Commitment to excellence and integrity.
  • Willingness to learn, share and serve.