Wael is a Mechanical Engineer specialized in design, digital fabrication and manufacturing. He joined Berytech in 2017 and is currently the Berytech Fab Lab Manager.
He holds a master’s degree in Construction Project Management from the University of Manchester, a Fab Academy Diploma on Digital Fabrication from the Fab Foundation, and a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the American University of Beirut (AUB).
As a Fab Lab Manager, Wael works closely on various prototyping projects with startups operating in multiple industries, including Agriculture, Cleantech, Medical, Furniture and much more. Former site electro-mechanical engineer on multiple construction projects in Lebanon and the Gulf, he has a diverse engineering background with valuable experience in the electromechanical industry, including pipe manufacturing and equipment installation for oil and gas and pump station projects.
He has also designed and instructed various training workshops, including Prototyping, Product Design and Digital Fabrication for students of all ages and various backgrounds.
As a mechanical engineer, he has a strong background in the basic principles of engineering, methods and practices in mechanical system design. In addition, he is proficient in using most advanced CAD designing tools and programming software available in the market.
Wael also has technical experience in operating and controlling a wide range of digital fabrication tools and equipment including but not limited to Laser Cutters, 3D printers, and CNC machines.