Because it is.
We care about our clients’ success like it is our own.
And we get that.
Ryan has been part of the founding team since the company’s inception in 2004.
With a technical background in rocket science & aerospace engineering, we don't know what he's doing in F&B and hospitality operations; but he has been responsible for phenomenal growth of our company and portfolio of projects on 5 continents.
He is also a paraglider & paramotor pilot, motorcycle racer and an extreme traveler who has been to 105 countries (and still counting).
Stuart holds a non-executive role as business strategy advisor for Middle East, Africa and CIS regions.
With career experience in design, architecture and project delivery, he exercises his passion for the built environment and looks after a team that is committed to deliver. He is a UK registered Chartered Architect with background in design, architecture, construction, engineering, real estate and technical services.
An avid petrolhead, in his spare time he collects and restores classic cars.
P. H. Gazder
Dreamer & Thinker
Purvez is a co-founder of the company with vast hands-on experience in hotel operations and facility planning.
Thanks to his advice, clients have saved millions in capex on large hotels. He has worked with global hotel brands across the Middle East, South Asia and Central Asia making him an authority on hospitality operations and a well known figure in the hospitality and catering business.
In hospitality insider circles, he is sometimes referred to as the Consultant's Consultant.
Director - Legal & Contracts
Preety is a corporate lawyer with a background in M&A and legal practice. She has an eye for detail and ensures that all i's are dotted and all t's are crossed.
She has experience structuring and executing legal transactions across multiple jurisdictions for large multinational companies. She is extensively well traveled and has been to some of the least visited countries on Earth!
Sanjay originally joined our team in 2008 to support us with design development for various hotel & resort projects in India & other countries in the Middle East.
As the seniormost member of our global team, he currently heads our design production team and CAD back-office that provides global technical services & support to our international clients across 45 countries.
Saman is the most resourceful manager in our team. She has powerful organizational skills which make her very well suited to a design management role.
She enjoys gourmet cooking and follows several celebrity chefs on popular shows such as MasterChef. Perhaps the greatest tribute we can pay this culinary artist is acknowledging that she will someday have her own Michelin star restaurant.
Andrea is our in-house chef and culinary director. She has been brought up in the restaurant business from childhood. She’s also the host of a popular foodie TV show aired in 27 countries across the MENA.
Cooking delicious food, meeting new people and trekking the globe spreading humanitarian awareness are what drives and inspires her each day.
Midhun works closely with our project team to oversee and implement the latest BIM standards as well as updated BIM libraries to our enterprise cloud storage system.
He is a mechanical engineer with several years of experience delivering technical services to the hospitality industry with a specialization in manufacturing 3D design visualization.
Andreea is a qualified architect with a unique depth of knowledge and experience having worked in Western and Eastern Europe.
Previously, she has held roles in interior design and architecture in Italy, Romania and the UAE. She enjoys an active outdoor lifestyle while the weather permits.