Talal is an energy specialist focusing on the intersection of public service resilience and renewable energy, particularly for health systems. He advises a number of organizations on transitioning health systems to clean energy. Organizations include the WHO in the occupied Palestinian territories (Gaza Strip Operations), UNICEF Middle East Regional Office (Syria Cross-Border Operations), German Agency for International Cooperation, and the Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations (UOSSM). Talal also previously held engineering and project management roles in the solar photovoltaic EPC sector for Commercial & Industrial applications in North America. Talal has a Master in Engineering from the University of Toronto focusing on energy systems, and a Bachelor of Engineering from the University of Nottingham.