Dr. Fahad has worked as an Associate Researcher in the Department of Marine Science and Fisheries in Sultan Qaboos University. He further joined the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Wealth, Oman in 2007 as a Director of the Aquaculture Centre. His main work focuses on marine and freshwater finfish hatchery techniques and reproduction, training and extension projects and planning research and development and aquaponics. He has contributed greatly to the Omani literature in his area of research. Dr. Fahad carried out the supervision of the construction and equipping the Aquaculture Centre, Ministry of Fisheries Wealth. Dr. Fahad has designed several aquaponics systems in the Arabian Gulf countries and worked with FAO to develop manuals related to Fisheries, aquaculture and aquaponics.
He joined the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, State of Qatar in 2017 as an Aquaculture Expert in the new Aquatic Research Center. In 2019 he joined AGRICO for Agricultural Development working side by side with other agronomists in the company to develop the farming of various crops in high tech hydroponics greenhouses. He is also engaged in developing new farming techniques in Qatar aiming at producing high quality leafy and fruity vegetables.