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Brian Johnson
The immensely respected principal and managing partner of one of a company which has become synonymous with the growth of more...
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Raj Patel
Kuwait’s Gulf University is just one of the designs which bare the hallmark of Raj Patel – a subtle and more...
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Jamil Jaddallah
NEB is a company which has been the driving force in the growth of much of Dubai – away from more...
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Stephan Frantzen
Sustainability and a holistic approach to design are vital in the work of Stephan Frantzen whose company won this year’s more...
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Paul Priest
The winner of the Middle East Architect title of Principal of the Year, Priest was behind Dubai’s The Beach – more...
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Mohammed Al Assam
The man responsible for one of the most well-established practices in the Middle East Al Assam is very much a more...
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Emad Jaber
Lacasa is a company which works across the GCC, but also maintains operations in more unusual markets in the region more...
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Christos  Passas
Christos Passas has responsibility for Zaha Hadid’s major project in Dubai – the mix-use Opus which resembles a melting ice more...
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Tareq Abu Sukheila
With more than 20 years experience Tareq Abu Sukheila holds an MA in both architecture and civil engineering as well more...
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Simon Moon
The Dubai Opera House is just one of the major projects currently being undertaken by Atkins, a company which is more...
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Salim Hussain
Current Middle East Architect of the Year who has worked in masterplanning, residential developments, hospitals and education. He has also more...
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Martin Dufresne
At the forefront of an ever-expanding firm Martin Dufresne was highly commended in this year’s Architect of the Year category more...
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Shams Naga
The holder of three Masters degrees in Environmental Design, City and Regional Planning and Architectural Theory as well as a more...
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Michael Fowler
With experience of large scale new projects as well as preserving historic buildings Michael Fowler runs the regional office of more...
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Austin Relton
Based in Abu Dhabi Austin Relton is responsible for the global company’s projects across the Middle East. Masdar City in more...
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Ali Bin Nasser  Al Khalifa
Asatd is responsible for stadium design for the 2022 FIFA World Cup to be held in Qatar and Ali Bin more...
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Reiner de Graaf
Reiner de Graaf has been instrumental in identifying local solutions when it comes to sustainability. He was also involved in more...
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Ian Apsley
Broadway Malyan was one of the main firms responsible for the realisation of the Hazza bin Zayed Stadium in Al more...
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Chris Jones
The company most closely identified with the realisation of the latest stage of the Al Barari environmental residential project on more...
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Nasser Abulhasan
AGi Architects won the Boutique Firm category at this year’s MEA Awards and the company’s Seed House was voted the more...
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Alizera Taghaboni
Tehran-based Alizera Taghaboni designed the Sharifi-ha House which, in part due to its revolutionary design which includes rotating rooms, was more...
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Murat and Melkan Tabanlioglu
Tabanlioglu, a husband and wife team, has opened a Dubai office and is involved with a project along the seafront. more...
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Ralf Steinhauser
With a staff of 1,300 across the world and 60 personnel based in Dubai RSP is a major player – more...
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Andre Meyerhans
As well as being involved in large scale projects such as masterplanning for a desert community, the Al Nadi Tower more...
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Omid Rouhani
Holder of a Masters in designs for a desert environment and an academic Omid Rouhani established his Dubai practice in more...
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Samaya Dabbagh
Born in Saudi Arabia, but a resident of both the UK and France Samaya Dabbagh runs her own practicein more...
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Yahya Jan
Yahya Jan played a leading role in the development of Dubai’s Emirates Towers and his work is a major part more...
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Raya Ani
Raya Ani is also a representative for the American Institute of Architects in the region. Her company won Leisure Project more...
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Kourosh  Hajizadeh
Voted Middle East Architect of the Year for 2013 Kourosh Hajizadeh has been instrumental in developing projects which emphasise the more...
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Fariborz Hatam
One of the most forward thinking members of Dubai’s design and build profession, Fariborz Hatam promotes connectivity and human scale more...
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Sandra Woodall
Sandra Woodall was a winner at the 2013 Middle East Architect awards for Sustainable Project and her company was highly more...
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Steve Velegrinis
Currently heading up the urban design team at Perkins + Will Steve Velegrinis is looking to long term development projects more...
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Tim Makower
Tim Makower is playing a leading role in the regeneration of Old Doha while at the same time ensuring the more...
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Harry Downie
Harry Downie is at the helm of RMJM, a major global firm which has moved its centre of operations for more...
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Azin Soltani and Farshad Kazerooni
Winners at this year’s Middle East Architect Awards for Community and Cultural Project BNS and its design team have been more...
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Tanner Whiney
SOM won the Commercial Project of the Year at the MEA Awards for the AlHamra Tower and Tanner Whitney was more...
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Elizabeth Peters
Elizabeth Peters is one of the region’s foremost experts on BIM technology and an influential voice on how it can more...
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Mark Powell Kyffin
Mark Powell Kyffin has been the leading voice behind the ongoing preservation of Qasr Al Hosn, a building in Abu more...
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Shawn Basler
Shawn Basler is a member of the American Institute of Architects who has designed resorts, hotels, commercial projects and mix-use more...