Paolo Testolini graduated in Environmental Urban Design at the University of Wales and is a registered RIBA Chartered Architect. He has worked for more than 18 years in the UK, Italy, Greece, China and for the last three years in the UAE.
He is currently a Global Sector Leader of Cities and Places at Woods Bagot Dubai. Under Paolo's leadership, the company recently won a competition for one of the most important developers in the UAE, Dubai Holdings.
Paolo's team was chosen from a shortlist of global design companies to bid against Hopkins Architects for EXPO 2020 in Dubai. In the last few months, Paolo has been leading the design of a residential development in Abu Dhabi for ALDAR.