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Al Areen Appoints Greg Atherton as Chief Technical Officer

Al Areen Holding Company, announced the appointment of Greg Atherton as Chief Operating Officer with immediate effect.

Mr. Atherton has over 20 years experience in infrastructure construction. He spent 3 years working in major infrastructure projects in South Africa before being moving to the UK where he joined a major Civil Engineering Company in 1989. He worked on numerous projects including sewage and water treatment works, roads, bridges, schools and housing.

From 1998 to 2007 Mr. Atherton was the Managing Director of a Civil Engineering Contracting Company carrying out infrastructure and major structural works for developers, local Councils and Authorities. In September 2008 he joined Al Areen.

Greg grew up in South Africa and holds a BSC in Civil Engineering from the University of Cape Town, South Africa. His hobby and passion is sailing.

Commenting on the announcement, Matthew Austin, General Manager of Al Areen Holding Company, said: "Over the past four months, Greg has demonstrated exceptional capabilities and I am delighted that he has accepted this position. He will be a major asset to the Al Areen executive team".