Ahmed Saad

Ahmed Saad

http://ahmedsaad.co.uk

+966 597855327 |

ahmedsaad77@windowslive.com

 

SKILLS AND EXPERTISE

 

15 years of experience

 

Space planning

 

Client facing

 

Design presentation

 

Free Hand sketching

 

Computer-aided design (CAD) Create conceptual

Strong 3D modeling.

 

Technical specifications

 

FF&E package

 

 

 

 

 

COMPUTER SKILLS

 

-AutoCAD 2D, 3D

 

-3Dmax+Vray

 

-Sketch up.

 

-Adobe Photoshop

 

-Microsoft project.

 

-Microsoft office package

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AFFILIATION

 

-Member of Applied Arts Designers Association.

 

 

-Member of Arab Society for Applied Arts Designers

 

 

-Certified Internal Quality

Auditors, ISO 9001:2000 (TUV Rheinland) 2005.

 

 

-Member of KTN (Knowledge Transfer Network) environmental sustainability

 

 

 

 

 

INTERNATIONAL FAIRS AND WORKSHOPS

 

-Participated in (Design + Industry) workshop with a number of international furniture designers 2008 and 2009.

 

 

(Milano Furniture Fair) Italy 2008.   http://www.rhimal.com/Flash/ws1/ws1.html

 

A multi discipline interior designer seeking to be involved in smart effective and unique design projects. Talented and result oriented, has a track record of delivering projects on time and within budget, familiar with high end innovations and techniques nationally and internationally. Flexible working to a range of design styles as well as extensive experience in sourcing and specification.

 

ACADEMIC DEGREES                                                            

2011-2013       MA Industrial design

(Workplaces Interior and furniture design)


  Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom

Faculty of (Art, Computing, Engineering and Science)

                

2005-2009       MSc interior and furniture design

Using High-tech in the interior design of showrooms in museums  

 

2001-2002       Diploma.

Interior and furniture Design of Hotels


1995-2000:     BA. Interior & Furniture Design

                                            Helwan University, Egypt

                                            Faculty of Applied Arts

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

2013 : present:    Arabian Safa, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Leading wooden works manufacturer.

Project Manger.

Manage all manufacturing processes meeting clients, price estimation and supervise installation. Plan budget and business plan

 

2011-2013 :Freelance interior designer

Free lance projects:

- (Happy cook) restaurant. 169 London Road, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

   Designed the interior design concept and supervised the works. Also I designed a unique lighting unit, made the prototype then the mass produced units using vacuum forming.

- Commissioned to redesign and refurbish a number of residential houses in Sheffield S5 and in London Hackney.

- Mobinil Mobile store Cairo Egypt,

 

 

2004-2011:       (ArchiTouch) interiors

Worked for the company in various positions as following:

2008-2011    Senior interior Design

 

Duties: Act as the primary point of contact with clients. Plan and organize of workplace, leisure and hospitality industries in middle east,

 

Notable projects:

-Pfizer Egypt Head office –

-Cairo festival city  Mixed-Use Urban Community  www.festivalcitycairo.com

-EFG Hermes

-Housing and Development Bank.

-Le Marche Exhibitions 2010- Office Expo 2009- Furnix 2008

 

2006-2008   Technical interior Designer

Duties: Workshop drawings including detailed drawing packages, BOQ and written specification for contractors,

Prototyping and developing design details, using computer-aided design (CAD) software

 

Notable projects:

–Banks (EAB) - (NBD) (NBG)  - BNB Paribas bank

-Dar AlFuad Hospital

 

2004- 2006   Design team Leader

Duties: Working in commercial office/home fit-out projects; arrange site visit and measurement, deliver projects under strict deadlines to maintain client satisfaction

 

Notable projects:

-Raya holding                                             www.rayacorp.com

-57357 Children Cancer Hospital     http://www.57357.com

 

2000-2004:  (Serag Duara) interior architecture consultant

Interior designer

Design concept and develop sketches into final designs. Coordinating and monitoring the work of contractors for a number of luxurious designs for Hospitality, residential and Nile cruise restaurants.

 

Notable projects:

Nile cruise: Nile Crystal - Nile Beau ravage – Alsaraya.

Hotels: Ramada Alhamra-Ramada Elkhobar (KSA).