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Hanny Hassan, BESc'64

Western News | January 6, 2011

Hanny Hassan
2013 L.S. Lauchland Engineering Alumni Medal

Hanny A. Hassan, C.M., BESc’64 (Civil), a consulting engineer, manages an independent consulting engineering practice, Alef Consulting Inc., and is a long-time volunteer promoting understanding between cultures and religions.



He is also the recipient of the 2013 L.S. Lauchland Engineering Alumni Medal. Selected by a volunteer committee of Western Engineering alumni and friends, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the engineering profession, business leadership and community involvement, Hassan will receive the alumni award during Homecoming 2013.



After obtaining his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Western in 1964, Hassan received his master’s degree in engineering from Dalhousie University in 1972. He has been an active professional, advancing within Dillon Consulting, a major professional engineering consulting firm, where he served as a director and a partner until his retirement in 2002. He now manages an independent consulting engineering practice, Alef Consulting Inc., in London, Ontario.



Hassan has a long and distinguished career in community service and is a frequent speaker and lecturer to schools, universities, church groups, service organizations and the business community.  He has also focused his publicly oriented energies and commitments on interfaith and multicultural issues.



In 2011, Hassan was named to the Order of Canada.  His other affiliations are many and include: Board of Governors and Senate, Western University; Board of Directors, London Chamber of Commerce; President of the Ontario Advisory Council on Multiculturalism and Citizenship; member Canadian Broadcast Standards Council; Chair, Ontario Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee (2005 to present); President Council of the Muslim Community of Canada (1993 to present); Advisory Committee, OMNI Television; member Toronto Chapter World Conference on Religion and Peace.

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