DUBAI, UAE—WATG has added Nasser Turk as regional manager MEA. Turk’s role will include supporting regional efforts to deliver design solutions to the firm’s clients in the region.
“The dynamic growth in the Gulf continues to impress and we want to continue to provide our clients in the region with WATG’s highest standards of design consultancy. We are very happy to have Nasser onboard to strengthen our local team with his planning and urban design expertise,” stated Muriel Muirden, EVP and managing director strategy. “His background in planning and his experience with local regulations excellently complement our team in Dubai.”
Prior to WATG, Nasser worked as senior design consultant for the Abu Dhabi Municipality. Nasser has 16 years of combined industry experience in the United Arab Emirates and the United States where he earned his bachelor’s degree in planning from Arizona State University. Nasser is a member of the American Planning Association and active with the Urban Land Institute.