Mr. Ilyas is CPP’s local representative based out of Dubai Office for Middle East and South Asia business operations. Bhami has over 12 years of wind engineering experience during which he worked on iconic projects around the world including large solar farms across the Indian region helping clients including Larsen & Toubro Solar and Mahindra Susten. He brings in his niche expertise on wind tunnel testing into the solar industry. Some of the notable projects in build environment include the UAE Pavilion @Expo 2020 with Santiago Calatrava, Dubai Creek Harbour Towers, Kingdom Tower in Saudi Arabia, Sheikh Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Terminal in Mumbai as well as numerous other projects around the Middle East, India region. He has developed his career towards technical client consulting.
Bhami holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Aeronautics (Anna University) and has a Desautels Faculty of Management (McGill) executive certification in Business Management. An Advanced Management Program (AMP) certification from the American University Cairo (AUC), Egypt. He is an alumni of the McGill Executive Institute and School of Business - AUC. Bhami speaks four different languages which include Arabic, Hindi, Tamil and Malayalam. He is a speaker at various conferences including recently at Zak World of Facades, Mumbai and the Skyscraper Egypt in Cairo.
CPP is world’s leading wind engineering organization and a pioneer in wind effects research on Solar systems. CPP is a contributing member for SEAOC PV2, CTBUH, ASCE and wind engineering associations including AAWE.