Public Sector Project of the Year

Commercial Interior Design Award 2016

International Project of the Year

Commercial Interior Design Awards 2015

Best Mixed-Use Development

International Property Awards 2015

Residential Project Award - Future

Cityscape Abu Dhabi Awards 2012

Interior Design of the Year: Hotels

Commercial Interior Design 2015

Two Pearl Design Rating

Urban Planning Council


One of the largest and most well-established firms, we are an award-winning and multi-disciplinary architecture and interior design UK firm with many years’ experience in the Dubai, UAE, Middle East and North Africa. Our key strengths are hotels and hospitality, residential and commercial, education, sport and leisure design and our portfolio of work includes both built and new-build projects across the region. Despite its years the company remains young and dynamic, employing a team of more than 180 at our Dubai headquarters, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah and UK offices.


Project Experience

Garden Bay Lucknow, India


Jetty Lounge


Crowne Plaza Hotel


Dubai Creek Golf Villas


Sharjah Art Foundation

Architecture | Interior Design | Lighting

Al Khawaneej Villa


Bab Al Shams


Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa Hotel

Architecture | Interior Design

Dhofar Hotel & Beach Resort

Architecture | Interior Design | MEP

Hilton Garden Inn Dubai Mall of the Emirates

Architecture | Interior Design | Lighting

Salalah Hotel


Marsa Al Seef

Architecture | Interior Design



Our Clients

Our clients are wide-ranging. From the raft of hospitality projects we are working on in support of the growing demand for new accommodation in the region to the forward-thinking schools and the world-class leisure facilities. Our portfolio of work is as diverse as we are with each benefitting from a bespoke approach and dedicated team of enthusiastic designers.

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