Riad El Soufi
B.Eng. Civil Engineering
Before MDE, Riad worked for four years as a strategy consultant at Bain & Company in the GCC. There, he covered various topics ranging from customer journey redesign to strategic business design and national strategy development in multiple sectors including energy, e-commerce, real estate and digital. Riad was educated as a Civil Engineer at the American University of Beirut where he focused on environmental and hydrological engineering topics. His experience and love for Beirut fuels his MDE aspirations; to come up with urban infrastructure and system solutions to tackle complex urban challenges in the Middle East. Outside the studio or classroom, he can be found in a contemporary dance class or art exhibition.