Dina Murali, the founder and visionary behind DZ Design has been recognised once again by prestigious Commercial Interior design magazine and featured among the top 50 most influential designers in the Middle East. With a focus on delivering exclusive luxury living experiences for the hospitality and residential sectors in the MENA and African regions, her design studio offers unique, bespoke solutions that blend creativity, comfort and stylish sophistication.
As a frequent speaker on expert panel discussions on hospitality design and recognised among the Top influential interior designers working in the Middle East, Dina brings valuable experience in telling authentic and compelling stories through design and creating spaces that always put people first.
Among her current projects are the Hilton Hotel and Residences in Ghana, a 5-star ski resort and hotel in Azerbaijan, a high-end gym concept in Dubai, the Movenpick Hotel in Dubai’s Healthcare City, Arabic restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, JBR, as well as the design of showcase residences and public spaces for multiple residential towers in Dubai’s Business Bay and Mohamed bin Rashid City.
Among the studio’s recently completed projects are The Aurum Residence in Ghana, StrEAT restaurant in Hilton Fujairah, Mogao Pan-Asian Restaurant in Radisson Red DSO, Oasis Mall in Dubai, Radisson, Citymax Business Bay, Pullman Downtown Dubai, and multiple high-end residential villas for private clients.
“My primary focus is on designing spaces that are functional and visually appealing, while also reflecting the brand’s values and delivering a compelling story. I am excited to take on more challenging hospitality projects that allow me to integrate my passion for sustainability and design in the future,” says Murali.