MJ. Mohamed Iqbal Biography
M.J. Mohamed Iqbal, BS in Engineering with specialization in Electrical & Electronics from University of Madras and hold an Master of Business Administration degree with specialization in General, Contractual Management.
Iqbal is a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering Inc (USA), a Chartered Engineer and Fellow with the Institution of Engineers (India) and a Life Member of All India Management Association. Mohamed Iqbal had authored book on Science. He has been mentioned in “Marquis Who’s Who” in the category of Science & Engineering.
Mohamed Iqbal started his career in Elevator field with Mitsubishi Elevator, Dubai, UAE and occupied various key positions and presided over work on more than 11,000 elevators, escalators and moving walks and supported many major elevator projects in Middle East and India.
Iqbal has successfully instituted Projects Support Office Management, Concurrent Engineering Management and trained & developed many hundreds of Engineers.
After joining with Toshiba Elevator Middle East in 2006 as Managing Director & CEO, he developed Toshiba in Middle Eastern countries particularly UAE, Saudi Arabia, Doha, Azerbaijan, etc.
As an elevator professional who has been working in Elevator Industry for more than 32 years, Iqbal says, younger generation to consider VT as a carrier field. He said, Safety, Quality, Engineering, Technical knowledge and Environmental Protective are all important attributes, the industry needs. Coupled with Sales, Marketing, Installation, Maintenance and design roles, the sector offers a range of opportunities for new blood to help, as Iqbal says, “Make the industry more sound with Safety & Quality intact.”
Iqbal is also Elevator World Correspondent for EWI, EWME and he has been contributing articles for more than 21 years regularly. He also listed in EW Technical Advisory Committee.