We are pleased to announce that Francis Gallagher, Managing Director of the HKS Architects Office in London, responsible for Europe and MENA Region is a featured speaker within the Healthcare panel discussions, at the 5th global edition of ‘’Leaders in Design MENA’’. The well-known event organised by the International Business Council in Dubai, UAE, between the 15th -16th of November, gathers leading interior design professionals from the region.

As the architectural and strategic leader for Europe and the MENA region, Francis’ main sector focus is in Healthcare, Education and Commercial projects, being part of HKS for over 9 years. During his career, Francis has been directly involved in the design and development of over 1,000,000 square meters of landmark projects around the world.

″The Middle East and North Africa region has an enormous potential, attracting capital from all over the world due to its natural resources and geographical importance. Our longstanding presence and varied experience here, particularly in Healthcare, Hospitality, and Sports, has enabled us to build up a substantial track record of delivering projects for achieving sustainable change. We are currently providing full architectural services for numerous healthcare projects in the region and we are licensed in Abu Dhabi, UAE as well as registered with the Abu Dhabi Health Authority "SEHA”. King Fahad Medical City (Riyadh, KSA, 127,277 square meters campus expansion), King Hussein Cancer Center (51,097 square meters, Amman, Jordan), Jazan General Hospital (Jazan, KSA 2, 16,000 square meters), King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre (Jeddah, KSA 132,000 square meters) and Kuwait Children Hospital (Kuwait, 300,000 square meters) are some of the landmark healthcare projects we are presently working on in the region.″ Declared Francis Gallagher, Principal and Managing Director of the HKS Architects Ltd.

″For many years now, Leaders in Design MENA is a forum for the region’s driving elite of the real estate industry to connect with new potential business partners and develop valuable relationships. It is a great opportunity to share our vast experience with other professionals as well as to take the pulse of the region.″ Added Francis Gallagher, Principal and Managing Director of the HKS Architects Ltd.