Senior Project Manager, HOCHTIEF ViCon GmbH
Dr. Racha Chahrour is a BIM Senior Project Manager at HOCHTIEF ViCon GmbH, a leading service provider and consultant for virtual construction and information management with head office in Germany. Racha holds a Master Degree and a PhD in Civil Engineering from Kassel University in Germany. She started her career as a research and teaching assistant at the Tishrin University in Syria and later at Kassel University in the Construction Management Institute. She joined HOCHTIEF Construction AG in 2008 as Planning & Logistic Engineer, conducting construction management services. In 2011 she joined HOCHTIEF ViCon as a BIM Manager in Qatar. She has successfully managed BIM on major infrastructure projects in Germany and Qatar like Doha Metro and the Lusail City Development.