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Established in 1994 in Dubai, Projex have created and delivered Exhibitions, Events and Environments successfully for over 23 years. We currently have a total workforce in excess of 200 full time employees that range from conceptualisers, designers, visualisers, detailers, account managers, sales & marketing professionals, project managers, customer services executives and production and fabrication craftsmen.
Phil purchased the company in January 2007 after working in Dubai since 1994. He has over 25 years experience in the industry working with high profile clients on major global experience programmes.
He is a committed and experienced business leader and under his direction Projex has grown to become the leading Exhibitions, Events and Environments design agency in the UAE and one of the fastest growing in the region.
Phil has been the driving force behind the companys growth, investment and vision to work with high profile and demanding clients and key to the companys evolution and transition into a creatively driven business.
During his direction Projex achieved one of his main goals and objectives, to be recognized as a creative force, in winning “Best Exhibition Stand Design” at the Middle East Event Awards 2013.
Phil is dedicated to spending all his free time with his family.
Martin joined Projex in 2010 and has held various senior management positions throughout his career.
He was previously employed and resident in Switzerland managing, implementing and overseeing the start up and development of a major European logistics business and expansion. Directing the commercial operations activity of sales and marketing, project management, account management, estimating and procurement and contracts.
His understanding of clients, clients expectations along with developing a business formula a sequence of events and a process and procedure to deliver on clients demands is extensive and comprehensive.
He has a well rounded understanding of the commercial process with clients and developing company departments and processes to deliver on clients expectations successfully.
He is a car enthusiast and boasts to spending too much money on his love of Automobiles!
Nick loves anything Lego.
Building the classic Mini Cooper and the VW Camper van being his proudest moments, just don’t ask him to build an Ikea unit as he’ll go into melt down!
In his youth Nick was a pretty decent competitive swimmer and still to this day holds many records in his home town swimming club. However, he eventually came to his senses and swapped his chlorine filled days of aquatics to his definitely dryer passion of design.
Paul was recruited in March 2012 after previously being employed as a Management Accountant for GMCP Ltd in the UK. Became an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accounting in January 2010 after completing the CIMA qualification in May 2009. Achieved a BA (Honors) degree in Accountancy and Finance at John Moores University in Liverpool in 2003.
Highly motivated and ambitious individual who is committed to the strategic, financial management development and growth of Projex.
His true passion is football and was fortunate to represent his country at School boy level.
Simon is a proud father of two girls and two boys. He has great passion for Chelsea FC, fine wines and unique inkings! When Simon is not working, he’s all about enjoying the simple things in life.”
Rob is our resident Hippopotamus…..its a long story just ask!
Key Account Director
My heart and soul is devoured by one purpose, one thought, one passion – ‘The Revolution’.
Hannah started out in the muddy fields of music festivals in the UK.
She ditched her Wellies for a two week job in Dubai in 2007 and after 9years as a freelancer this is her first ever full time job!
Brian briefly worked at the tallest base jump tower in the Southern Hemisphere and I has completed over 100 wired base jumps from the 192m building.
Our motorbike riding, scuba diving, choir singing senior project manager with a degree in Ancient history and a mastery of Bar-B-Qing. He’s very handy in a pub quiz.
Senior Project manager
Alex is qualified as a ceramicist ( potter) and had an exhibition of ware in Singapore
Senior Project Manager
An avid Beatles fan. I even had the signature Beatles hairstyle ‘the moptop cut’ for 5 years.
With a passion for cosmetics, I’m a make-up artist for stage plays in my spare time. I’m also a coffee addict who has to have at least 10 cups a day!
Mohammad, our 2D Lead Creative, known to Non-Arabic speakers as “Moe,” spent a lifetime searching for what really matters in life. He decided these things are Sneakers & Lamb Chops.
2D Lead Creative
I love driving (cars & motorbikes). I often take myself on long drives for relaxation. Once I drove for 8 hours without stopping through India on a motorbike.
Apart from tallying the figures and numbers, my passion for singing with a voice that complements it, well! that’s my forte too…..
I believe in conscience and Law.
I have learned that if I was to choose between the law and my conscience I would definitely abide by the latter.
Our very own Mr. Fix it!
HR & Admin Manager
Manilyn spends most of her free time on the beach sun bathing. A certified selfie addict. Malbec and Sauvignon Blanc lover. Currently starring in her own reality show titled, “A MODERN CINDERELLA; ONE GIRL’S SEARCH FOR LOVE AND SHOE”
An Artist by heart, loves to read, research, travel and explore new places. Enjoys world cuisine, playing percussion, making caricatures & being behind the lens clicking black and white photos.
Hasan has a hidden talent for poetry. He had his first poem published in the town hall aged 11. He has since stopped writing however he has translated this passion into motorbike racing and competitive fighting and won several trophies for his home town Manchester.
I’m a big outdoors person, who loves camping, travelling to remote areas, mountain biking and all things nature.
I love street football, street cricket and street design.
I’m someone who looks at what I can improve upon the next time around, just pacing the virtuous cycle of life.”
Team Leader/Customer Services
Malcolm is all about his outdoor life. He loves his famous South African Braai and spends his free time traveling the world and exploring life above and below the waters.
An avid reader with a passion for motorcycles (Which died after I got married)
Graphic Production Manager
I’m a trained soldier. Being an only child my parents didn’t agree with me joining the military so I had to take my skills to project management instead!
Currently 3rd Dan Black Belt in Judo. I’ve competed in over 100 Judo tournaments, once no 3 in the Half Heavy Weight division top 5 players in the Philippines.
I’m a designer on weekdays and a photographer on the weekends. I spend most of my time in Dubai streets capturing cityscapes and street photography. Badminton is my sport and yoga is my mantra.
I believe that getting to the “TOP” will not be an easy road, but one must be patient and strong. I enjoy travelling on adventures and taking photos of everything wonderous.
I used to be a sumo wrestler. I was top of my district level, so I was sent to state level where I came second in the freestyle competition.
Operations Supervisor - SMS
At the age of 17 I was a farmer. I’m a member of the choir and love to do housework!
I have a love of elephants. I am the elephant co-ordinator for the Thrissur Pooram festival in Kerala, which is one of the most popular temple festivals in Kerala.
I’m a daydreamer and optimist with a love for cooking and shopping. I dream of traveling the world one day..
I used to be an airsoft fantatic. Gathering in teams in the mountains, wearing full military gear ,we would fire pellets at each other from replica firearms.
The boy who never grew up. I am a toy collector who started my Action Figure collection 4 years ago.
Lead CAD Detailer
I’m a keen cricketer and played for a team called Silvers, where I was once the proud opening bowler.
I’m a big Barcelona football fan. I used to play mid-field for the college football team.
I’m an avid foodie who likes to watch vlogs and loves fashion. I’m also a true fan who admires Coco Chanel.
I am an alpha-type personality. I love to ravish through the cool waters in the mountains and taking long walks into the depths of nature.
I love Malayalam and Hindi comedy movies. Watching them refreshes and uplifts my mind.
My favourite way to relax and refresh my mind is to watch comedy movies. I’ll watch the same scene 20 times and still find it funny.
I am a vintage and classic car collector. car restoration is my passion. I own few vintage cars back in my country. I like to travel around with my family.
God’s creation. LEO. Coffee, unicorns and chocolate are my random favorites. I love the Beatles. Family is my first love.
3D designer by day, Tattoo artist by night, MMA and Jiu-jitsu on Weekends, Scuba Diver in Summer, Off-road and camping in Winter. But whenever I pause its toys, comics and base guitars.
A qualified civil engineer who goes all-out to be the best in whatever I do. I also drive cars and play cricket with passion.