Bassam is a Mechanical Engineer, graduate of the Lebanese University faculty of engineers, Roumieh 1988 (5 years). From 1988 to 1994, he worked as a Designer and supervisor (electro mechanical department) at SAID BITAR Design Office, Beirut, Lebanon. From 1995 to 1998, he was working as an Application Engineer (HVAC systems marketing, design and installation, MCQUAY, WESPER & AAF) at FEDAIRCO, Lebanon. Following 1998, He was a Project manager, electromechanical specialist at APAVE Liban, Technical monitoring and inspection of construction projects and Energy Efficiency Auditor. And since 2010, He took the position of Head of Inspection Division at APAVE Liban.