Architect Tony Ashai signs Orion partnership

Dubai residential and commercial development company Orion Holdings is working alongside Los Angeles-based architect Tony Ashai (pictured) on projects in both Jumeirah Village Circle and Silicon Oasis.

Ashai, who designed the UAE’s Tiger Woods Golf Resort, signed the deal with Samir Mumshi, managing director of Orion.

He said: “Designing homes has always been a passion that allows me to articulate my love for aesthetics and space planning. Dubai is reputed worldwide for its beautiful architectural buildings.”

Munshi added: “Working hand-in-hand with one of the most renowned architects in the industry is a privilege. Known for his creativity, Ashai will add a touch of sophistication to our luxury developments and cater to the needs of our discerning clientele.”

The New York-trained architect also worked on other prestige projects including Dubai Lifestyle City and Shah Rukh Khan Boulevard in Ras Al Khaimah.