Asif has been providing construction cost estimating services since 1996. He currently focuses on the themed entertainment sector and has led the in-house themed entertainment group at Cumming since 2012. Project scopes involve project management and full project estimating, including show and ride disciplines.
Asif has led teams on numerous high-profile multi-billion-dollar projects including Universal Beijing Resort, Dubai Parks & Resorts, Shanghai Disneyland Resort, and land expansions in Anaheim and Orlando. He is also currently leading a team on a major park being planned for Orlando.
The types of projects Asif estimates includes theme parks and attractions, zoos/aquariums, virtual reality, water parks, family entertainment centers and full resorts. In this sector, he has worked for industry leaders such as Disney, Universal, and Merlin Entertainments, along with a number of highly regarded creative design and architecture teams. His project portfolio is international in scope.
Prior to leading our themed entertainment group, Asif specialized in hospitality and resort projects where his clients included Marriot Vacation Club International, Hilton Hotels Corporation, Hilton Grand Vacation Club, and KSL Developments. Before joining Cumming, Asif was trained in Quantity Surveying in the United Kingdom.