Our Team

Meet the people behind the success of KOJ Interiors

WARREN LEON GEMLIK

WARREN LEON GEMLIK

GROUP DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

Heading the KOJI team is a proven leader in the construction industry. With over 33 years of experience in both business and commercial project management, he brings in his vast expertise to the group. Among his affiliations include fellowships with the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors and the Chartered Institute of Building.

ANU DAS

ANU DAS

HEAD OF COMMERCIAL

A proven expert in commercial, procurement, operations, project coordination, estimations, and contracts with over 19 years of expertise gained across Commercial and Hospitality sectors. Some of her works are PF Chang's, Chalhoub, Starbucks, Pinkberry, and H&M.

DANIEL LEESE

DANIEL LEESE

HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

With 6 years of construction experience across the GCC, Daniel is the first point of contact for new clients and will manage the process up to construction for each project. Daniel's experience spans Commercial Office fit-outs, Hospitality, and F&B. His works include ENOC, Dragon Oil, Rivoli, The First Group, Talabat, Expo 20202, and Caesar's Palace

DAVE ROBERTS

DAVE ROBERTS

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

An experienced Director of Operations with over 16 years of experience in the construction industry gained in Commercial, Hospitality, F&B, and Retail sectors. His stellar track record includes working with some of the UAE signature brands; Chalhoub, Expo 2020, Talabat, Dragon Oil Loewe, Louis Vuitton, Waldorf Astoria RAK

PAUL ARMSTRONG

PAUL ARMSTRONG

HEAD OF MARKETING

A dedicated, innovative, and driven Marketing and Brand Professional with over 13 years of experience in Marketing and Communications. Extremely adept at providing profitable solutions for driving sales, while building a strong corporate brand. Having worked in renowned global organizations across Retail, Tourism, FMCG, Financial Services in the UK, Australia, and the UAE, Paul is accustomed to working in culturally diverse environments.

DHOUHA ALI BEN GOUIDER

DHOUHA ALI BEN GOUIDER

HEAD OF DESIGN

An 18 year veteran in architecture and design in Commercial, Hospitality, Retail and F&B, her experience expands across various projects in the GCC. Some of her work can be seen in retail giants like Neal's Yard Remedies, The Body Shop, Nayomi, Mikyayj, and Early Learning Center.

KHYLE RAJA

KHYLE RAJA

HEAD OF CONCEPT DESIGN

Khlye holds 10 years of experience in Architecture and Interior Design across the UK and GCC region across numerous blue-chip clients with AED 390M of delivered fit-out projects in the UAE alone. 

JON SANDS

JON SANDS

HEAD OF ESTIMATIONS

With 19 years of experience within the construction industry, he's an expert in estimations for our key projects in Commercial, Hospitality, Retail, and F&B. He has an MBA in Business Administration and is a member of the Charted Institute of Building.

STEVEN ROBINSON

STEVEN ROBINSON

HEAD OF PRE-CONSTRUCTION

Steven has over 9 years worth of experience within the UAE having worked in multiple capacities throughout his career, not only as a contractor but also as a consultant and client has afforded Steven with a plethora of experience to not only have a firm understanding of project requirements during the tender stage but also allowing for successful handover and further coordination between pre and post contract project stages.

JOHANNES VAN DER MERWE

JOHANNES VAN DER MERWE

SENIOR ACCOUNT MANAGER

He has vast 13 years of experience in the fit-out industry across South Africa and UAE that makes him an expert for all your construction needs. 

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