ABOUT ANIL MANGALAT
With close to 2 decades of hands-on experience in Interior Design and Architecture, Anil's portfolio includes the design of a variety of projects in the hospitality, corporate and retail sectors. Throughout the years he has successfully carried out projects in Asia, the Middle East and Europe. His work stands testimony to his long-standing passion for creative narration and his unshakable belief that every project holds within it a story to be told. Anil is a qualified architect with a masters in Interior Design from Domus Academy (Milan).
He co-founded MMAC Design Associates, which is soon developing into one of the most reputable hospitality design firms in the region. He has designed in various capacities for over 30 hotels. Having worked intimately with premium hotel operating chains like Accor, Marriott, Hyatt, Starwood, Intercontinental, Hilton, Millennium and Carlson-Rezidor amongst others, he is well versed with the intricacies that are involved in the design & operation of Hotels. Prior to that, he headed up the design department for the Geneva based firm Samuel Creations that specialized in hospitality projects in Europe & the Middle East. Being an ardent follower of design journalism, he has written occasionally for magazines like Middle East Interiors, Commercial ID, Design 51 and the Dubai Real Times.