Born in Cairo in 1960. He receives a bachelor of Industrial Design in Canada in 1982 and postgraduate studies in Italy. For seven years he is at KAN Industrial Design and co-designs the Babel Fashion Collection for 6 years. In 1993, he opens his own studio in New York City. His works are in the permanent collections of 14 Museums. His perspective and clients are global and while considers him more of a cultural provocateur, his projects range is from products, interiors, fashion, furniture, lighting, art, music to installations.