“Designing buildings is in itself a fulfilling creative pursuit. Architecture is an outlet for self expression where I get to showcase my passion through masterpieces that would be left as more than just a legacy, but my fingerprint in time for future generation to reflect, discover and uncover the geniuses of my time!”
Mr. Hitimi has more than 17 years of experience encompassing responsibility in the areas of architectural design, design team management, coordination and business development. His main strength lies in architectural design.
His trademark is in designing major projects, significantly seen in towers, administrative, commercial, residential and industrial.
Through the years he acquired hands-on experience in designing, preparation of drawings and leading design teams. He has been involved from the earliest stages of a project, starting with developing ideas with the clients, establishing budgets, assessing the needs of the end users, and the impact within the local environment.
Since he started practicing Architecture, Mr. AL-Hitimi has been involved in the Design of various projects, some of the most notable projects are:
• Master Planning Projects • Commercial Projects • Hospitality Projects • Mixed-Use (Shopping / Commercial Centers) • Various Residential Projects • Institutional / Educational (University & Schools) Projects • Resorts Projects • and Healthcare (Hospitals & Clinics) Projects.
B.S. Architecture and Urban Planning University of AlBaa`th – 2001
Master Degree in Architectural Design University of AlBaa`th – 2008
PhD. Degree in Architectural Design University of AlBaa`th – 2012 (on going)
Syrian Council of Engineers
Arab Council of Engineers
Saudi Council of Engineers
AIA (American Institutes of Architects)
Arabic & English
2014 – To Date:
AMSAD Architectural Associates, Jeddah Lead-Senior Architect
2011 – 2014:
ADEL Consult, Jeddah
Design Principal / Senior Architect / Head of Architecture Department
2009 – 2011:
CEG international, Doha
Senior Architect / Head of Architecture Department
2006 – 2009:
Hoops+Hilgendorff Germany, Abu Dhabi Branch Senior Architect
2003 – 2006:
CEG international, Doha
Design Architect / Design Coordinator of Architecture Department
2001 – 2003:
General Directorate of Antiquities & Museums, Syria Architect of Building Renovation Department