Global engineering and construction firm, Shapoorji Pallonji, has appointed Steven Miller FAIA, RIBA as vice president business development as part of the firms growth plans for the MENA region.
Miller has over 49 years of experience in design management and construction administration for building and infrastructure, recognised as a specialist in urban design, hotel planning and residential design.
Before taking up his position at Shapoorji Pallonji, Miller served as regional and managing director for international architectural firms like Kohn Pederson Fox, Perkins Eastman and FX Fowle, as well as for Dubai-based Emaar developers.
Miller has also founded his own consultancy called Planning and Design Consultants.
“Steven’s documented leadership skills and marketing expertise are a fantastic match for Shapoorji Pallonji’s development vision as we continue to build on our global presence and position the company as a trusted partner in delivering innovative and competitive construction solutions,” said Mohan Dass Saini, MD and CEO, Shapoorji Pallonji.
“His innate ability to leverage a deep understanding of the issues that drive development, and the elements that make it successful, make him the perfect point man when liaising with clients from established and emerging markets,” he added.
Shapoorji Pallonji International has established independent operating companies in UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Ghana, Gambia, Algeria, Libya, Nigeria, Mauritius, Iraq, Kuwait, Bahrain and Sri Lanka.