Yasser Al Beltagy
Founder / Chairman
Yasser Al Beltagy graduated top of his class with honors, from the faculty of fine arts in Cairo, in 1993. He worked as a TA in the same Faculty from 1993 till 2001. In 1995, he started his own architectural studio that delivered a wide array of projects, residential, commercial. Public, corporate, hotels, and more, in Egypt, Middle East, and Europe. Additionally, he participated in a number of international and national competitions wining a good deal of them.
In 2003, he initiated a partnership deal with Dar Almimar Architects till 2011. He was appointed as the managing director and the chief designer of the joint company. During this time, he designed and delivered more than 700 projects of different types and fields. Yasser maintains a good reputation that helps distinguish his business from other peers and sets the stone for success.
Yasser is a member of:
a.) The Egyptian Society of Egyptian Architects
b.) The Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers
c.) The Union of African Architects
d.) The Union of International Architects
e.) The United Arab of Emirates architects
f.) Oman Society Engineers
CEO / Partner
Believing in achieving customized, unique, and different projects that match the vision, Mohamed Adel sets the business needs of our clients and matches the culture and experience preferred by the end customer. Wanting to take YBA forward, M. Adel is planning and setting up innovative milestones for the company.
Through a prolific 17 years of experience, Adel has developed expertise in landscape architectural, urban planning and design. He now leads the firm as our CEO and oversees the company’s ongoing expansion efforts. Adel holds master degree in the relation of designing experience with the ROI through building a robust brand equities; helping investors build sustainable designs & communities with an edge that live through time and affect the investments bottom line positively.
In his previous role with multiple consultancy to include DMA, he served as the Head of Urban Planning and Landscape Development. He had a great role in its growth from 2005 until 2019, as he participated in an array of projects in various fields and led the teams through key development projects in Egypt. Adel also took part in formulating and manage the strategic alliances and international partnerships with CRTKL form the design and business side
As our CEO, he commits to providing a design experience that can change people’s perspectives and influence their daily lives. A timeless and endless inspiration through creating places, not spaces.
Head of Architecture Design / Partner
Believing in: “Architecture is all about the Experience”, and having developed expertise in the design of large-scale projects around Egypt and middle east region, Haitham, our Head of Innovation, is adding his academic eye combined with conceptual reality to YBA.
It all began with a Bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Architecture in 2007 and a master’s degree in city and architectural branding. Following nine-years of development and progress, Haitham creates designs through fundamental research and utilizes urban and architectural local heritage to shape it. He believes that any project should take into consideration the cultures, values, tastes of the local people in order to achieve authenticity and originality.
Haitham was exposed to various projects of different scales, which later became a cornerstone of his work characteristic and his commitment to creating designs that balance between the natural and built environments. He contributed in many architectural competitions, which he believes is a driving force of paradigm shifts and changes in architecture and urban design.
Our Head of Innovation will continue to provide the creative and exclusive mindset for YBA’s quality architecture that impacts life through a holistic approach with a global sustainable effect and value.