Company plans to give assistance to those seeking investment opportunities in London
The UK-based Assael Architecture has announced plans to open an office in the UAE and launch operations in the Gulf region by 2016.
The architecture firm plans a regional office of architects and master planners specialising in mixed-use developments with a large residential and hotel component.
It also plans to offer assistance for those seeking investment opportunities in London.
“Dubai is one of the most dynamic and innovative cities in the world which is currently undergoing an exciting period of growth. With a world stage reflecting an eclectic blend of nationalities and cultures through its design we are delighted to announce that Assael Architecture will be part of this exciting and evolving landscape,” says John Assael, co-founder and shareholder at Assael Architecture.
The practice has worked primarily on projects in the residential, leisure and mixed-use sector.
It has previously worked on Middle East projects such as Zabeel Park in Dubai.
The company has also worked in Bahrain with commercial organisations such as Amwaj Properties Ltd and Meritas Real Estate, as well as on a number of projects for individuals and families, including concept designs for fishing villages in Oman.