Kuwait consultancy KEO appoints Luca Vigliero, Amin Jazayeri
Vigliero and Jazayeri respectively join as design director and director of architecture from Perkins + Will
Kuwaiti construction consultancy KEO, led by industry veteran and 2019 Construction Week Power 100 entrant Donna Sultan, has announced two new appointments, with Luca Vigliero joining as design director and Amin Jazayeri coming onboard as KEO's director of architecture.
In a series of tweets, KEO described Vigliero as "an accomplished design leader with over 15 years of worldwide experience".
According to his LinkedIn profile, Vigliero is a member of US Green Building Council with Leed GA accreditation, and joins KEO from Perkins + Will, where he spent more than two years as design lead.
KEO welcomes Luca Vigliero, our new Design Director. Luca is an accomplished design leader with over 15 years of worldwide experience and was shortlisted for Architect of the Year 2018 by Middle East Architect magazine. #Welcome Luca! #Architecture #Design #Leader pic.twitter.com/1da53LUJoz— KEO Int Consultants (@KEOIC) July 2, 2019
Meanwhile, Jazayeri, KEO's new director of architecture, also has more than 15 years' industry experience, including what KEO described as "impressive tenures in the UK, Kuwait, and the UAE".
KEO is pleased to announce the appointment of Amin Jazayeri as our new Director of Architecture. Amin is a seasoned professional with over 15 years of leadership experience, including impressive tenures in the UK, Kuwait and the UAE. #Welcome Amin! #Architecture #Leader pic.twitter.com/UllkaHlsHu— KEO Int Consultants (@KEOIC) July 4, 2019
Jazayeri also comes to KEO from Perkins + Will in the UAE, where he was senior project architect since November 2017.
KEO’s President and CEO, Donna Sultan features again in the Construction Week Power 100, coming in at number 51. The Power 100 rankings profile the most influential construction leaders in the region, and Donna has been a fixture in the list since its inception a decade ago. pic.twitter.com/sRd58CXAy5— KEO Int Consultants (@KEOIC) June 30, 2019
His LinkedIn profile shows that Jazayeri also worked with Gensler between May 2016 and November 2017 in the UAE, SSH Design in Kuwait between June 2014 and May 2016, and Aedas between August 2007 and May 2014 in Manchester, UK.