Director of Design, Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
AS+GG Design Director, Alejandro Stochetti AIA, is building an impressive body of international work in all scales and typologies. He embraces the challenges of highly prominent projects with global exposure as well as of smaller, cost-conscious projects, with their own transformative potential. Alejandro has been the senior designer and leader in a wide-variety of projects, from the Megatall Jeddah Tower in Saudi Arabia to the typologically diverse Astana Expo 2017 in Kazakhstan. His built projects include residential, commercial, and cultural typologies ranging from Burj Vista, a two-tower residential complex in Dubai completed in 2018 to Energy Hall and Congress Center, two cultural facilities in Astana completed in 2017.
Alejandro is currently the senior designer of Al Wasl Plaza, the centerpiece of the upcoming Expo 2020 Dubai that combines breathtaking design, innovative technology, and an intricate domed trellis with a huge immersive projection experience.