About DSA

We are a leading architectural practice with a passion for creative, sustainable and innovative design. Offering full multi-disciplinary consultancy and management services from locations in Africa, the Middle East, Asia & Europe. DSA have a track record of award-winning projects across the globe.
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Since 1985

DSA Architects International was founded in 1985 with the establishment of Ridler Shepherd Low Architects (RSL Architects) in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company has now developed massively in scale, scope and diversity.  

Can Do Approach

Delivering landmark, sustainable buildings and environments across the globe from our strategic locations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe and Asia.  With a unique passion and ‘can do’ approach, we combine ‘International Expertise with Local Knowledge’ to realise signature projects, from creative inception through to completed handover.

International Expertise with Local Knowledge

We have delivered projects in over 30 countries around the world, whilst providing the highest levels of creativity, innovation and technical excellence as standard, and consistently pushing the boundaries of new technology and innovation – always with a recognition and appreciation of the local history, culture and a sense of place from one location to the next.

Delivery-focused

We are fully committed to maintaining and further enhancing our reputation as a professional, flexible, trusted and delivery-focused ‘partner of choice’ for clients and major hotel operators, with whom we enjoy many close and repeat working relationships with.

A-Z Multi-Disciplinary Design Services

We have established strategic associations with consultancies across different continents, which enhance DSA’s ability to offer an A-Z Lead Consultancy Service internationally, and to tailor the disciplines offered to meet the exact requirements of any specific project, both large or small, and provide complete, bespoke flexibility to our clients.

Architectural Design

We bring a unique blend of creativity, innovation and technical excellence to the projects we deliver. We are committed to delivering exemplary concept, design, appropriate state of the art technology and service, thereby reinforcing our standing as a leading international architectural consultancy.

Design Management & Lead Consultancy

DSA have a proven track record of providing a full range of Professional Consultancy Services, having worked with a full range of Clients, from multinational development companies, major contractors, international hotel operators, as well as individual private investors. 

Master Planning & Urban Design

The flexibility of DSA’s approach and the talented, professional team we have assembled means we can offer many bespoke and exclusively packaged services for large and smaller scale commissions.

Contract Administration & Site Supervision

DSA have considerable experience and expertise in managing the site supervision process and we utilise established systems, procedures, forms and templates as part of our Quality Management System. 

Design & Build

We have strong associations with international contractors and continue to maintain healthy partnerships and teamwork all throughout the lifecycle of the project.
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Our Leaders

Our Team

Sabeer Nambalakkandi 

Project Architect / 
Team Leader

Senthil Kumar

Project Architect / Team Leader

Seema Ponmudiyan

Senior Project Architect

Saifudheen Elembilatt 

Senior Architect

Shaistha Begum

Senior Architect

Ranjithkrishna Nair

Senior Architect

Jinesh Ravi

Senior Architect

Gopikanth
Kathiresan

Senior Architect

Francis Arcos

Architect

Farah Blal

Architect

Moin Abbasi

Senior Site Architect

Sanjeev Mittal

Site Architect

Shernan Mayoyo

SiteArchitect

Mohammad Ahmed

Asst. Resident Engineer

Artaserxes Dalisay

Site Inspector

Petru Visagie

Design Manager

Hannan Ibrahim

Design Manager

Sandeep Dhupar

Design Manager

Amy Varghese

Asst. Design Manager

Namrata Honnanagoudar

Asst. Design Manager

Adersh Pradeep

Project Coordinator

Asmita Nalavade

Project Coordinator

Anupama Dhanu

Project Coordinator

Jaya Phulwani

HR Manager

Shivi Goyal

HR Coordinator

Bronwyn Da Costa

Bid Manager

Jam Jakosalem

Asst. Administration Manager

Apple Bael

Brand Manager

Lorie Diona

Asst. Commercial Manager

Marie Gertes

Accountant

Muhammad Naveed

Accountant

Manoj Kumar

Accounts Assistant

Mukund Agarwal

Senior Visualizer
Graphics Designer

Suji Sugathan

Senior Arch. Technician

Ginu George

Senior Arch. Technician

Sibu Koduvathara

Senior Arch. Technician

Saravanan Eswaran

Senior Arch. Technician

Nalini Saravanan

Senior Arch. Technician

Jolish Chengammal

Senior Technologist

Julie Anne Llemos

Document Controller

Pappu Keshari

Document Controller

Joanne Maravillas

Document Controller

Maureen Omana

Document Controller

Kristine Zapanta

Document Controller

Smitha Nair

Document Controller

Katherine Pechera

Administrator

Dilip Nampi

IT Manager

Danny Villarama

IT Assistant

Radhika Radhakrishnan

Site Architect

Magda de Jager

Accountant

Maher Boussad

PRO / Office Asst.

Shahwaj Alam

Driver

Dilip Nampi

IT Manager

Danny Villarama

IT Assistant

Our Team

Geoff Markham

Senior Architect

Nuno Dias

Architect

Sonia Ferreira

Architect

Zélia Simões

Architect

Ester Martins

Architect

Sandra Martins

Architect

Vera Cavalheiro

Architect

Jose Aruil

Architectural Technician

Cynthia Tannouri

Junior Architect


Marketing & Brand Manager (1)
Description:
Responsibilities :
What We’d Like To See :
Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
Description:

Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
Responsibilities:

• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
• Proven work experience as a Digital Content manager

• Hands on experience with MS Office, InDesign and WordPress

• Technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing

• Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics

• Track record in social media communication

• Excellent writing skills in English

• String attention to detail

• Good organisational and time-management skills

• BSc degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field
>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
What We’d Like To See :

>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
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Accountant (1)
Description:
Responsibilities :
What We’d Like To See :
Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
Description:

Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
Responsibilities:

• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
• Proven work experience as a Digital Content manager

• Hands on experience with MS Office, InDesign and WordPress

• Technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing

• Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics

• Track record in social media communication

• Excellent writing skills in English

• String attention to detail

• Good organisational and time-management skills

• BSc degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field
>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
What We’d Like To See :

>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
Apply Now
Marketing & Brand Manager (1)
Description:
Responsibilities :
What We’d Like To See :
Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
Description:

Based in our Middle East office in Dubai the position will involve creating, improving and maintaining all aspects of the company’s marketing, branding and PR activities in order to help drive growth and enhance perception of our brand.
• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
Responsibilities:

• Produce strategies for the company, including all digital content, communications, creative and
   PR aspects of the group

• Develop ideas and plans to improve our brand and boost brand awareness

• Ensure our brand message is strong and consistent across all channels and marketing efforts
  (such as brochures, website, social media channels, etc.)

• Content planning and writing (for social media, web pages, brochures, magazine articles, etc.)

• Identify PR opportunities to reach new market segments and expand market share

• Monitor competition (acquisitions, pricing changes and market trends)

• Produce regular reports for the Directors in relation to objectives achieved and future targets, etc.
• Proven work experience as a Digital Content manager

• Hands on experience with MS Office, InDesign and WordPress

• Technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing

• Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics

• Track record in social media communication

• Excellent writing skills in English

• String attention to detail

• Good organisational and time-management skills

• BSc degree in Journalism, Marketing or relevant field
>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
What We’d Like To See :

>  If you are interested in this vacancy, please send your CV to  hrdxb@dsa-arch.com

> Quoting the job title “MARKETING & BRAND MANAGER” in the subject line.
Apply Now
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