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ARIF MASOUD - Principal Architect & Associate Professor, Dept of Arch & Design, CIIT-Islamabad - Project Director (COMSIAN Consulting), Islamabad - Member IAP, Member PCATP Arif Masoud has over 30 years of experience in the field of Architecture, 25 years in Saudi Arabia…(From 1975 to 2003). 22 years as the Director of Design of one of the leading A/E firms of Saudi Arabia, Zuhair Fayez Partnership, Jeddah. Abundant exposure to modern principles and techniques of project design and management, experience of working with reputed International Consultants. ….New project generation, client handling, concept design, design development, construction documents, detailing, management inside the office and outside, and an overall ability to implement the project to the last detail. During the period with Zuhair Fayez, worked on hundreds of projects ranging from large residences to Palaces, Multistory office buildings, Corporate headquarter buildings, Banks, Ministry complexes, Education complexes…Huge commercial and entertainment centers etc. He won numerous design competitions in Saudi Arabia. Most notable:- MOMRA in Riyadh, Jeddah Municipality HQ, Arab National Bank, Saudi French Bank, National Commercial Bank, GRANADA shopping Center in Riyadh, Lexus center in Jeddah, etc.