Project Team

  • PORTLAND DESIGN - Retail Design Specialists

    Portland Design, part of the City Industrial group of companies, who were established in 1987, are a London-based design consultancy with a distinguished record in the Middle East region. Well over half of their revenues are earned overseas. They specialize in the retail, leisure, entertainment and hospitality sectors. They are responsible for the detailed layout and design of the interior of the Mall of Arabia, which with over 1250 retail outlets, is one of the largest of its kind in the world.

  • FUTURE FOODS AND DESIGN INC - Designers of the Food Courts in the Mall of Arabia.

    DesignInc are a broadly based architectural practice with their Head Office in North Sydney in Australia. They specialize in a wide range of both urban and interior design and have offices in Dubai, Beijing and Jakarta besides several cities in Australia. They have done the overall designs for the food outlets in the Mall of Arabia, which number over 100.

    Future Foods, now a separate company, are responsible for internal concepts and designs for the food outlets.

  • COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL - Mall of Arabia Leasing and Management Consultants

    Colliers International is one of the most internationally-minded commercial real-estate companies, with over 9000 staff in 248 offices in 51 countries around the world. Founded 30 years ago in Australia, Colliers have spread steadily across the United States, the Far East, and Europe, and thence into South America, Africa and the Middle East. They have over 660m sq ft of commercial real estate under management. Their ability to put together internationally-experienced teams, to manage very large projects and to offer a comprehensive range of property services, make them a natural choice as consultants for IMGG and the Mall of Arabia, where they are arranging the leasing of over 5m sq ft of retail space.

  • LDP

    LDP is a network of Visual Planners and Lighting Designers based in Sydney, Auckland, Singapore and Shanghai. LDP currently serves projects in 9 countries throughout the Middle East, Asia, Australia and China from these offices. LDP was founded over 20 years ago and their experience spans across exterior, transport, commercial, retail, heritage, hospitality, and assembly projects. Additionally LDP is a pioneer in the field of Urban Lighting Planning. For City of Arabia, LDP are currently responsible for all the interiors and exterior of the Mall of Arabia, the exterior lighting for the proposed hotels and the public area lighting of Wadi Walk.