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Youssef Ibrahim

Youssef Ibrahim

Beirut, LB

 

About 

Architecture Graduate with distinction from AUB-American University of Beirut, class of 2013, where he also acquired a minor in Art History. Was nominated by the AUB FEA, as an undergraduate, to be Valedictorian and is currently a registered architect at the Ordre Des Ingenieurs et Architectes in Beirut since June 05, 2014. Is also currently enrolled, as a Graduate, in the ProGreen Joint diploma program at AUB; it is to be completed online.

Employment 

SKP (Samir Khairallah and Partners), Beirut, LB, Architect

Design development and detailing of:
Al Nahr mixed use development project - Beirut, Lebanon
St. George Hospital: underground parking + reconstruction of the existing - Beirut, Lebanon
Beirut City Center – Façade rehabilitation - Beirut, Lebanon
Algorithm SAL - New headquarters - Lebanon
LAUMC – Rehabilitation and Extension - Beirut, Lebanon
Mixed Use Tourism Concession – Duqm, Oman

Jul 2015 - current
 

Arabian Construction Company (ACC), Beirut, LB, Junior Architect

Duties: Began by working in parallel with the design team of a residential villa, Faqra 500. Duties included careful inspection of site works and thorough development of onsite execution/coordination drawings. Management skills, in relation to mechanical and electrical works, were developed and further applied on other projects in Lebanon that included two residential apartments in the Platinum Tower. These apartments were detailed and executed in accordance with the local/foreign designers assigned. Was later assigned to carry through the same acquired tasks on another tower, the MIG Tower, in Riyadh; this project was a high-end residential penthouse and there was a lot of exposure to a set of new materials and application techniques. Later recruited by Samir Khairallah & Partners; was appealed by better opportunities and greater exposure to larger scale projects.

May 2014 - Jun 2015
 

Atef Tabet and Associates Architects, Beirut, LB, Junior Architect

Duties: Design architect part of the ongoing execution drawings, mainly those concerned with the 436 Brazilia project; this residential building was an upscale low rise housing complex. Was also part of the team that worked on the interiors of several institutional projects, within the region. This was a project-based employment; recruited by ACC after becoming a winner at the 14th Chaderji Awards.

Dec 2013 - May 2014
 

Emaar/Qualco Group, Beirut, LB, Junior Architect

Duties: First Job as a graduate; was a site architect on the Beit Misk Project (Acacia 1-6). Beit Misk is a landmark residential community located in the Northern Metn region. This was a project-based employment.

Jul 2013 - Oct 2013
 

Solidere - The Lebanese Company for the Development and Reconstruction of Beirut Central District s.a.l., Beirut, LB, Intern

Approved Experience in Architecture & Urban Planning

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
 

Dar-Al Handasah, Nazih Taleb, Beirut, LB, Intern

Training in Execution Drawings

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011
 

Rafik El-Khoury & Partners - Consulting Engineers, Beirut, LB, Intern

Training in Execution Drawings

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
 

Education 

American University of Beirut, Beirut, LB, Progreen Postgraduate Diploma – Buildings Specialization

Currently enrolled, as a Graduate, in the ProGreen Joint diploma program at AUB; it is to be completed online.

Jan 2017 - current
 

American University of Beirut, Beirut, LB, BArch, Architecture

Architecture Graduate with distinction from AUB-American University of Beirut, class of 2013, where he also acquired a minor in Art History. Was nominated by the AUB FEA, as an undergraduate, to be Valedictorian.

Aug 2008 - May 2013
 

American University of Beirut, Beirut, LB, Freshmen Year

Completed with High Distinction

Aug 2007 - May 2008
 

Awards 

Chaderji Awards, 3rd Place

Nominated to represent AUB at the 14th Chaderji Awards for excellence in Architecture; received 3rd Prize.
The Chadirji Award is held once a year by the Chadirji Foundation in collaboration with the Order of Engineers and Architects, Beirut. For this purpose, two graduating projects are selected by each architecture program in Lebanon and their authors present the work to a jury.

2014
 

Areas of Specialization 

Skills