Dubai-UAE: 14 July, 2013 – Orion Holdings, a private-owned residential and commercial property group based in Dubai, has entered into a collaboration with prominent architect and interior designer Tony Ashai, to design several projects that will be located in the Jumeirah Village Circle and Dubai Silicon Oasis.
The partnership agreement was signed by Samir Munshi, Managing Director, Orion Holdings, and Tony Ashai in Dubai.
Known for his unique working style as well as creative and aesthetic designs, Tony Ashai has conceptualised the homes of well-known corporate executives and celebrities. His most recognised works include Dubai Lifestyle City in Dubailand, Shah Rukh Khan Boulevard in Ras Al Khaimah, the Santorini Resorts, and the Tiger Woods Golf Resort in Dubai.
Samir Munshi, Managing Director, Orion Holdings, said: “Working hand in hand with one of the most renowned architects in the industry is a privilege. Known for his creativity, Ashai will add a touch of sophistication to our luxury developments and cater to the needs of our discerning clientele. We are confident that upon completion, the projects will surpass our expectations at Orion, as well as that of our home owners.”
Tony Ashai said: “Designing homes has always been a passion that allows me to articulate my love for aesthetics and space planning. Dubai is reputed worldwide for its beautiful architectural buildings. Creating designs for homes and commercial spaces in Dubai has complemented my portfolio as an architect. I look forward to partnering with Orion Holdings, which consistently delivers a new and intelligent approach to the region's real estate landscape. The real estate market in Dubai has matured to a level where developers are now paying attention to the quality of life in their residential offerings. I will be designing these homes for end–users, making sure that all their needs are addressed. The opportunity will allow me to further expand my horizons.”
Orion Holdings is predominantly involved in four major areas of the real estate business: buying and selling of residential, commercial, and rental properties, acquiring unfinished developments, as well as providing liquidity to developers in the event of fund deficits for existing projects.