For over 4 decades RMJM has been actively involved in masterplanning the urban realm and designing the striking architecture and interior spaces that the Middle East is globally recognised for.

RMJM Dubai is located in d3, Dubai Design District, which is destined to become the heart of the creative industries in the Middle East region.

The Studio is internationally recognised for the quality of their architecture, their culturally sensitive approach, their flexibility and creativity. RMJM Dubai diverse staff have pioneered a contemporary yet local style of architecture. They take time to understand what our clients want from their project – their aspirations, budget and target audience; they treat every building as a unique opportunity. As a result of this, RMJM Dubai’s designs have won numerous awards and delivered commercial success to scores of clients.

During the company’s long association with the UAE, RMJM has designed many notable and prestigious buildings, including the world renowned Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) precinct buildings, the Dubai International Convention Centre (DICC), The Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) and the world’s most leaning building, Capital Gate in Abu Dhabi. RMJM was also one of the first international consultants to work with the Engineer’s Office for the ruling family of Dubai.

RMJM Dubai vision is to shape the future of Middle Eastern architecture through sustainable, quality designs that will stand the test of time and deliver holistic value to our clients and end users.


Office 501, 5th Floor
Building 4
Dubai Design District
PO Box 333244
United Arab Emirates

T: +9714 563 8888



David Manfredi

RMJM Dubai d3

David Manfredi, the Chief Executive Officer of RMJM in Dubai, has more than 20 years’ worth of experience in delivering professional design consultancy services in the Middle East, Australia and Asia, and has been operating in a senior leadership capacity for well over a decade. David’s extraordinary ability to connect services to the market and into a global network, all the while embracing the use of technology, has made him widely known as a leader, reaping benefits for clients and in staff development, design outcomes and project efficiencies.

Neil van der Veen

RMJM Dubai d3

Neil van der Veen joined the RMJM family in 2004. Neil’s innovative vision matches that of RMJM, and through his role as Principal for the firm he has played a key role in the management and mentoring of a diverse team of designers. Based in Dubai, Neil has built up a remarkable portfolio of projects ranging from the design of residential master plans to large-scale, high-end mixed use developments. His experience includes designs for developments in numerous cities across the Middle East.

Ken Kerr

RMJM Dubai d3

With over 25 years’ of international experience throughout Europe and the Middle East, Ken has focused on the retail, aviation and mixed-use sectors. An award winning Architect and Interior Designer, he has an established track record in delivering complex, time critical projects. A strong team leader, he develops integrated, high quality, effective design solutions that meet the exact needs of the clients.

Sotiris Tsoulos

RMJM Dubai d3

With extensive experiences in Scotland, Austria, Greece, Dubai and Malaysia, Sotiris Tsoulos is the Design Director of RMJM Dubai. Sotiris combines on-site knowledge and experience with the contemporary architectural principles of sustainable design, human scale and understanding of the Urban environment. He is a supporter of simple architecture, economical design in every respect and modularity. His portfolio ranges from large scale urban projects and Olympic Games arenas to archaeology, office buildings, hotels and housing in numerous cities across Europe, Asia and Middle East.