Travis Blizzard

  • Beachhead Advisor, Middle East

Travis Blizzard is a New Zealander who holds 20 years of experience within the construction industry and is a successful business owner operating in the GCC region. Travis has been involved with construction across New Zealand, Australia, the US and the UK before relocating to the UAE to offer regional services based on his international experience of construction technology and best practices.

As the Managing Director of Blizzard Brothers, Travis has expertise in General Contracting, EPCM and Modular Building Systems. Over the past decade Travis and the Blizzard Brothers team have established themselves as a market leader for sustainable building solutions with a large portfolio of national and multinational clients throughout the region.

Travis is passionate about developing modular building technology around the Middle East region and changing the mindset on conventional building techniques. His comprehensive knowledge of modular solutions has led to the successful completion of key projects in Oman including; Ras Al Hamra residential development and Petroleum Development Oman office complex.

Travis is a well-rounded construction professional who has developed a network of professional suppliers, contractors and clients over the last 10 years in the UAE, Oman and greater GCC. He has a deep understanding of how to structure and operate construction related services in the Middle East region. His building philosophy is to focus on efficiency, added value and sustainability.

Advisory areas

Technical expertise in construction and structural sectors, volumetric housing, modular construction, design and build, and EPCM.

Sector experience

Building and Construction

Geographies

Oman, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia