The Berkeley Engineering steering team now comprises a core working group of highly experienced individuals with backgrounds in Process Design and Project Management. The diversity of our core working group gives us the flexibility to pursue challenging projects and the strength to satisfy the needs of the client.

Irteza Piracha

Executive Director

Irteza has held various project positions with major UK based engineering companies and operators, related to projects based in the North Caspian region, where he was involved in the management of oil and gas pipeline and process facilities. He also served as Chief Executive officer of Thaim Energy. Irteza graduated from Aston University with a degree in Chemical Engineering and is a chartered member of the Institution of Chemical Engineers.

Mujteba Piracha

Director of Risk and Safety

Mujteba Piracha has enjoyed a career in Risk Assessment with the Big Four Consultancy firms before joining the team at Berkeley Engineering Consultants. He has an Engineering Degree with Honours from University College London, a Masters Degree in Finance and Financial Law from SOAS and is a member of the Chartered Institution of Taxation. As the Director for Risk and Safety, Mujteba is an experienced and an approved HAZOP Facilitator having Chaired a number of sessions for various clients. Mujteba is also a TUV Functional Safety Engineer and an approved Facilitator for SIL Workshops.

Alastair Hume

Business Project Manager

Alastair comes to Berkeley Engineering from a strong engineering background and has an excellent track record of business development at his previous company. He also brings his immense network of contacts in the Australian and New Zealand Oil, Gas and Petrochemical industries.