ABOUT CHRIS BARNES
Chris Barnes, founder and Managing Director of Broadway Interiors since 1999, is known as one of the top interior design professionals in the Middle East and is a well-respected true leader in his field. Chris’s reputation grows year on year and boasts a portfolio of award winning, original designs. He has created some of the most successful, talked about spaces in town, making a big impact in the F&B industry with projects such as the award winning Lock, Stock and Barrel (Tecom and Rixos Premium), Inner City Zoo and Asia Asia as well as the hugely popular Black Tap, a NYC craft burger and designer milkshake bar! His commercial portfolio lists high profile projects such as the innovative Gold LEED certified RTA Headquarters and award winning projects such as the recycled TME showroom, the progressive KHDA Headquarters and the Public Sector’s DP World Headquarters.
Starting his career in the UK as a Project Manager with a national construction company, Chris achieved MCIOB qualification in 1991, before moving to Dubai to expand his creative abilities. He is the creative brain behind Broadway’s success and with a passion for functional, contemporary styling and a keen eye for detail, his designs are synonymous for their innovative and sustainable qualities.