Ahmed Omar Badhidouh & Partners Trading Company Limited
Saudi Business Centre 3rd floor, Madinah Road, P.O.Box 17534, Jeddah 21494, Saudi Arabia
AOBTCo is a leading provider of services to the marine industry undertaking all kinds of ship, cargo, container and marine safety surveys. AOBTCo is licensed by Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency(SAMA) which authorizes the company to undertake both Non-Marine and Marine Surveys in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Established in October 1997, as ABTE, (Ahmed Badhidouh Trading Establishment), the company was reformed as a limited company AOBTCo (Ahmed Omar Badhidouh & Partners Trading Company Limited) in August 2000. Our aim is to offer high standards of competitive and prompt services. AOBTCo provides: Independent marine and engineering surveys. Marine and non-marine loss adjusting. Insurance risk and consultancy services.
Mr. Abrar Ahmed joined AOBTCo. in 2010, with a background of working experience with multinational inspection company Bureau Veritas. As part of the AOBTCo. team, Abrar has been involved in handling various claims covered under Marine policies, which include inspections, loss assessments and adjustments etc. He is also currently handling Motor claims and Pre-risk Surveys for clients listed in our portfolio of clientele.
Ahmed Omar Badhidouh
Chief Executive Officer
Ahmed started his Marine Surveying company (known as ABTE) in October 1997, with offices in Jeddah and Dammam, employing both Master Mariners and Marine Engineers. Ahmed was the first registered Saudi Surveyor and has built up a solid reputation in the Marine market. More recently, AOBTCo diversified into the Non Marine Loss Adjusting profession and has opened a fully staffed and dedicated Non Marine office in Riyadh, which complements the existing facilities in the other two branches in Jeddah and Dammam. The company now has the capability to offer fully comprehensive "One Stop" Claims and Survey services throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Masood Jamal has experience of 10 years for carrying out Pre-shipment and pre-discharge Quantity & Quality inspection of cargo, monitoring of loading and discharging operations for dry cargoes including heavy lift project cargoes, Draft Survey, On Hire / Off Hire, Lashing & Stowage, Bunker survey, Tallying & Stockpile Control, Inspection of containers on IICL standard for pre-shipment, post shipment, leasing and repair, Stock assessment survey for warehouse & factories, financial evolution of assets / inventory.
Muhammad Qazzafi Intizar
Muhammad Qazzafi Intizar joined AOBTCo. Jeddah, as a Loss Adjuster during 2012 and holds a MBIT (Finance) degree. He is studying for the IFCE qualification. As part of the AOBTCo. Team, Qazzafi has been involved in handling various claims covered under marine and non- marine policies, which include inspections, loss assessments and adjustments etc.
Muhammad Waseem Nazeer
Waseem joined AOBTCo. Riyadh, as a Loss Adjuster during 2011 and holds a MBA (MIS), BCS, and BA. He is studying for the IFCE qualification. Waseem has over 7 years practical loss adjusting experience with regard to claims in respect of fire, engineering and equipment, money, marine and goods in transit losses, together with pre-risk surveys.
Mr. Musawar Usman joined AOBTCO in August 2012, with a background of working experience as an “Independent Claims Specialist”. He is connected with this profession since 2007, and has good expertise in settlement of claims in Marine, Miscellaneous, Property Loss, Fire and Associated Risk. He has methodical approach on work and able to understand the legal aspects of Insurance Policies, and has also been handling complex or contentious claims, on behalf of insurance companies in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Noor Ul Qamar
Jeddah Branch Manager
Captain Qamar's shipping experience includes an 18 years period with Wallem Ship Management. During part of this time, he was Master on car carriers, as well as working on Panamax and medium sized bulk carriers, reefer carriers and general cargo ships. Prior to joining AOBTCo, he was employed as a Marine Cargo and Insurance Surveyor with Talisman Maritime Services, Pakistan.
Captain Zafar has over 18 years of onboard command experience with leading international shipping companies, including general cargo and bulk carrier vessels. Captain Zafar has also worked as a consultant at the Karachi Port Trust on ship construction, hull design and machinery installation. Since joining AOBTCo. Zafer has been involved in inspections, surveys and insurance claims adjustments, covering Marine and non-Marine claims.