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. In 1993, he opens his own studio in New York City. His works are in the permanent collections of 14 Museums. His 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.