Shamim Ahmadzadegan

Mixed Use Practice Area Leader, Principal

With more than 20 years of worldwide design experience, Shamim balances his global vision with a deep sensitivity for local context and culture. As a Principal and Design Director in Gensler’s Shanghai office, he also leads the firm’s Mixed Use Practice Area. Believing that architecture and design should not only deliver solutions that benefit their locale and inhabitants but also result in commercial success, Shamim has completed a number of award-winning projects of enormous scale and complexity, including urban planning, mixed use, tall buildings, commercial office buildings, education and retail developments. He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Houston and a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the University of Michigan.