Regional Leadership

David J. Calkins

Co-Regional Managing Principal

+65 6692 2500

 |  LinkedIn » David is the Co-Regional Managing Principal of Gensler’s Asia Pacific and Middle East (APME) region. He leads...

Theresa Sheils

Co-Regional Managing Principal

 |  LinkedIn » Theresa is the Co-Regional Managing Principal of Gensler’s Asia Pacific and Middle East (APME) region...

Office Leadership

Tim Martin

Managing Director, Principal

+971 2 696 3411

 |  LinkedIn » Tim is the Managing Director of Gensler Middle East. He does not believe in a ‘factory’ of design but rather...

Tariq Shaikh

Managing Director, Principal

+44 (0)121 260 1674

 |  LinkedIn » Taz is the Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s Middle East offices. He specializes in mixed use, retail and...


José Fainé

Workplace Design Director, Principal

+971 2 696 3400

 |  LinkedIn » As a Workplace Design Director at Gensler, José is a natural leader who strives to bring out the natural talent...

Raj Patel

Architecture Design Director, Principal

+971 2 696 3421

 |  LinkedIn » Raj leads Gensler's architecture design studio in the Middle East. Raj’s experience across different cultures...

Diane Thorsen

Hospitality Leader, Design Director, Principal

+971 4 356 1340

 |  LinkedIn » Diane is a global leader of Gensler’s Hospitality practice and Design Director based in the firm’s Dubai...

Steven Velegrinis

Design Director

 |  LinkedIn » Steven joined Gensler Middle East as the Design Director for the firm’s Cities & Urban Design practice...

Thomas Williams

Studio Director, Residential Leader

+971 4 301 0411

 |  LinkedIn » Tom is the Residential leader for Gensler’s APME region and the Studio Director of Gensler Middle East’s...