Aside from being the founder of her namesake Sneha Divias Atelier, Sneha Divias is also its principal architect and interior designer. Sneha, who was born and raised in Portugal has received various international awards and recognition for her projects and vision on design as well as her approach to entrepreneurship.
After earning her Master's Degree in Architecture from the Lusiada University of Porto, Sneha Divias completed a series of architectural courses at the Delft University of Technology and Istanbul Technical University. Later on, she attended New York University to specialize in interior design. Prior to founding the Atelier, Sneha has worked in renowned interior architecture firms in Lisbon and Dubai.
The children’s play space OliOli, Orchid Beauty Boutique at Sharjah Ladies Club, Maska Wraps, Dubai Holding Executive Office and a number of high-end residential projects are a few under her name. The Atelier has worked on projects in the UAE, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Portugal, India and Nairobi and have recently completed White & the Bear which is set to open this month and is the world’s first restaurant for children and concept store.
For Sneha Divias, the essence of design lies in the process rather than the outcome, and she ensures that her projects have a significant emotional impact on the audience. To her, what matters is how a design makes you feel, and how well it resonates with the users.