Hichem has over 16 years of experience in the design, planning, management and delivery of complex projects, with a diversified portfolio, including healthcare, education, mixed-use and hospitality, he has been pursuing work all over the Middle East and has held managerial positions, including 5 years serving as Vice President and Practice Leader for CannonDesign. Hichem partners with clients as a Design Leader, Client Leader, Trusted Advisor, Design Manager and Project Architect. His leadership is built upon the development and advancement of client relationships through clear communication, innovative design and projects management expertise.
Research-focused and inventive, he constantly rethink how spaces can be designed to forge stronger ties between communities, the built environment, and nature. He leverages human-centric design thinking in creating new processes, systems and environments.
Hichem is a sustainability advocate, he explores passive and active design strategies from project inception and champions the integration of performance goals into the design solution.
Hichem enjoys leading large multi-disciplinary groups and knows how to create performing teams while bringing a detail-oriented focus on design, quality and administration to every project.