People

Dr : Hossam  Fathy  Ahmed
Founder of  HAA
Head of the Landscape Unit 
Professional Background:
Hossam is a designer and landscape architect with more than 26 years of experience who brings exceptional skills in physical design and site planning to a broad of projects in Egypt and Middle East. 
His extensive background includes design coordination with multidisciplinary design teams for both public and private sector clients, working to integrate the clients' needs and the sites' unique characteristics into creative and successful build environments.
Hossam ability to translate design theory into built environments enables her to undertake the most challenging projects. 
Prior to the organization of HAA  Dr. Hossam was : 
- He was a project manager at Sites International firm, an internationally known Environmental Planning, Urban Design and Landscape Architecture for 2 years. 
-He was a head of landscape department at the national organization for urban  harmony- ministry of culture for 1 year. 
-Landscape planner and landscape architect expert at AAW an internationally known engineering firm form 2000 up till now.
-Studio design leader and senior at CDC - Community Design Collaborative an internationally known architecture, urban design and planning firm for 3 years .
-He was a head of Landscape Architecture and Urban Design department at AUG Architecture and Urbanism Group firm for 2 years.
-He was a Landscape Architect, Urban Designer and project manager at Sites International firm, an internationally known Environmental Planning, Urban Design and Landscape Architecture for 6 years .
Roles and Responsibilities: 
As principal in charge Hossam provides the leadership for all of the firm's projects. He is responsible for ensuring that the creativity, products and management of the projects are completed with high standards and quality. Hossam is committed to every project in a direct, hands-on-manner. With his expertise and vision, he is able to provide the benefits of a large firm with the hands-on, accessible and flexible approach of a small firm. He works one on one with clients and with his project managers and staff to ensure product quality and timeliness. 
Education:
-Ph.D  Landscape Planning, Faculty of Urban & Regional Planning, Cairo University. 
-M.Sc Urban design, Faculty of Urban & Regional Planning, Cairo University. 
-B.Sc. Urban design & Regional Planning, Faculty of Urban & Regional Planning, Cairo University. 
Employment:
Lecturer at Urban Design & Landscape Architecture dept, Faculty of Urban & Regional Planning , Cairo University.
Professioanl Affiliations:
-Member of the Egyptian Engineering Syndicates (Registration no. 11/3262)
-Member of the Egyptian Engineering Associate (Planning Department)
-American Society of landscape Architecture (ASLA --769546)