Lawrence Elms
LAWRENCE ELMS CHAIRMAN Lawrence is a master developer, with over 30 years’ experience in large-scale, mixed-use development in Asia, Australia, the Middle East and the CIS. Lawrence is currently Chairman of the URBN group of companies and leads the planning and/or development of projects with an end value exceeding $6 billion. Formerly CEO of the Land Company (now Dubai Properties), he led the conception and planning on three of Dubai’s most significant projects; chief among them the $2 billion Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). Prior to that, Lawrence led the commercial real estate development at Hung Kuo Group, the investors that developed Taipei 101, then the world’s tallest building, as well as mixed use projects throughout China and Southeast Asia.
Vusal Agayev
VUSAL AGAYEV CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Vusal is a lawyer specialising in international business and cross border trade, with a decade of experience across Russia, Turkey and the UAE. Supporting the Chairman, Vusal leads the management team, resource development and business expansion in addition to government and shareholder relations.
Frazer Elms
FRAZER ELMS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT A Project Management Professional, Frazer coordinates contractors and consultants to deliver highly complex projects on time, within budget, and to the quality required. Projects to date include high-end residential, retail and hotels. Frazer holds a masters degree in project management from the Australian National University.
Chris Aspinall
CHRIS ASPINALL DIRECTOR OF ARCHITECTURE A time-served professional delivering hospitality, residential and commercial projects globally: Chris is a concept and feasibility specialist. With 20 years’ architectural experience working for some of the world’s best practices, including Chapman Taylor, Benoy and HBA; he brings a wealth of design talent and experience to the team.
Faiq Abdullayev
Faiq Abdullayev Chief Financial Officer
Andrew Williamson
Andrew Williamson Director of Sales and Leasing
Tony Constantinides
Tony Constantinides Director of Operations
Onur Aciel
Onur Aciel Senior Project Manager
William Morris
William Morris Project Manager
Bora Bektash
Bora Bektash Commercial Manager
Mark Lavery
Mark Lavery Technical Design Manager
Amila Gayan
Amila Gayan Contract Manager
Burcu Durak
Burcu Durak Senior Planning Engineer
Alexander McPherson
Alexander McPherson Design Manager
Tang Yang
Tang Yang Lead Interior Designer
Kanan Mehdizade
Kanan Mehdizade Liaison Manager
Samira Mustafayeva
Samira Mustafayeva Head of Human Resources
Elnur Nuraliyev
Elnur Nuraliyev Marketing Manager
Ahmad Zaraket
Ahmad Zaraket MEP Manager
Martin Astle
Martin Astle Facility Management and Retail Delivery Manager
Telman Huseynov
Telman Huseynov Business Development Manager
Philip Sharples
Philip Sharples Landscape Manager
Zaur Aliyev
Zaur Aliyev Head of Health, Safety and Environment
Mujtaba Nawaz
Mujtaba Nawaz Quality Assurance/Quality Control Manager
Rasim Babayev
Rasim Babayev Steel Site Manager
Ulvi Karimli
Ulvi Karimli Steel QA/QC Manager