H.E. Eng. Shehadah Abu Hdaib  

Chairman of the Board of Directors

H.E. Engineer Shehadah Abdallah Alhamad Abu Hdaib has served as Chairman of the Arab Fertilizers and Chemicals Industries Ltd – KEMAPCO Board of Directors since Dec 2020.

Prior to that, he was appointed a member of the twenty-sixth Senate. His Excellency served as Minister of Municipal and Rural Affairs from 2007 to 2009, Chairman of the Higher Organizing Council of the Ministry of Municipalities, Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Hashemite Fund for the Development of Jordan Badia from the year 2011 till present,  also Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ma’an Development Company,

Chairman of Jordan Heritage Revival Company, as well as Director-General of the Housing and Urban Development Corporation 2005-2007, Director General of the Petra Development & Tourism Region Authority / Chairman of the Board of Directors 2000-2004, and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Jordan Mortgage Finance Company during the year 2005,

Eng. Abu Hdaib also served as Assistant Secretary-General for Planning Affairs 1996-1999, Manager of the Tendering Department at Amman Municipality 1993-1996, member of the Government Tenders Committee in the Ministry of Public Works, Representative of the Social Security Corporation in the Board of the National Company for the Tourism Development, and Lafarge Jordan Cement and Vice-Chairman of Middle East University.

Eng. Abu Hadaib holds a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Texas, USA in 1981, and he is a recipient of the Medal of Independence, First Class.