Sustainability, Environmentalism, Engineering
Dr. Yousef M. Alhorr is an environmentalist known for his work in the field of sustainable built environment and climate action. He is founder and chairman of GORD and adviser for sustainable delivery and legacy of the FIFA World Cup 2022. He is the chairman of Global Carbon Trust and president of Green Building Committee at the GCC Standardization Organization (GSO), created under GCC Supreme Council’s resolution in 2001.
Dr. Alhorr is the recipient of the Emerging CEO – Green Buildings prize from the Federation of GCC Chambers, as well as the Environment & Sustainability Award. He has a Ph.D. in Materials Engineering and has been a professor and trainer in the field of sustainable built environment within MENA region.