Dejan Petrovic Architect / Interior Designer
Serbia / Vojvodina, UAE, Dubai
Results oriented and skilled professional with an extensive record of consistently
exceeding project goals, managing all aspects of commercial high rise tenant
improvement build out as well as cultivating long term client relationships.
Specializes in design and manage high end residential, commercial and hospitality
projects. Demonstrated ability to manage, coach and lead by example, gaining
commitment across multiple organizations, building cohesive teams and
surpassing business objectives.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Project Construction Administration, Remote Project Management, Contract
Negotiations, Building Codes Compliance, Construction Document Coordination,
Construction Site Supervision, Space Planning, Business Development and
Marketing, Prioritization Management, Client/Channel Rapport, Strong
Interpersonal and Communication Skills, Creative Problem Solving and
August 2013 present
Aldar Properities – Abu Dhabi
Yes Islands Al Muneira
Interior Design, Space Planning & Construction Management Aldar
Created and launched business.
Managed and supervised four designers.
Maintained and developed customer relationships.
Analyzed income statements for performance to budgetary goals.
Managed tenant improvement in all aspects including but not limited to space
planning, design, specification building department approvals and supervision of
construction for 300,000 square feet of Trade Center, and 250,000 square feet of
Shoreline Square, Rahba beach Al Muneira.
Designed and managed build out for six Aldar branches.
2012/2013 Oman – Muscat
Platinum Interior Group
Restaurant Interior Design & Architect – Senior Designer
Designed and managed projects including budget control to final project
completion and deliverables including programming, logo design, space planning,
design concepts, furniture and finish selections, specifications, proposal,
purchasing and construction administration.
Laguna Beach, Muscat Oman
2012 from February 10 to Jun 25
Upscale Coffee & Bar – Operating Partner
Created and launched business including interior and exterior design and build
out, menu and product selections, designed brand identity, developed advertising
materials and publications.
Directed the process for city permitting, code compliance and board
presentations for certificate of occupancy approval.
Managed 12 employees, day to day operations and profit and loss.
2010/2012 Saudi Arabia / Dubai, freelance projects:
AL GOSAIBI VILLA
AL KHOBAR – SAUDI ARABIA
AREA 3,000 M
Design and execution of the construction and finishing works.
ABDUL RAHMAN AL AJLAN PALACE
AL AKIK– RIYADH – SAUDI ARABIA
AREA – 4,900 M
Design and Execution of the construction and finishing works
Design and Execution of Swimming Pool
Design and Execution of Landscaping (Hard and Soft) and Irrigation Works
Design and Execution of outside lighting system.
SWAILEM AL SWAILEM PRIVATE RESIDENCE
DUBAI – UAE
AREA – 4350 M
Design & Execution of construction and finishing works.
Design & Execution of landscaping (Hard & Soft) and irrigation works.
2008/2009 Rome, freelance projects:
- Japanese garden at Indovino House (Rome):
Measured and documented existing conditions; prepared
drawings; obtained approval from Comune di Roma.
- Project of a music event for the IstitutoEuropeo di Design
Prepared drawings and 3D models of the area including a
dancing stage, bar and exhibition area; supervised construction
- Classical music concert event for Enel - CentraliAperte
Prepared drawings and 3D models of the stage, and the
surrounding area; consulted technical experts.
- Stage set of the "La cenadeicretini" (Rome):
Prepared drawings and 3D models; supervised construction site.
2005/2007 Rome, AGR Architetture
Sept/Mar Project Manager:
- Wind VIP Lounge Room (Fiumicino Airport, Rome):
Prepared construction drawings; attended presentation and
construction meetings; supervised construction site; coordinated
- Mediabuilding and its commercial area (Caserta):
Measured and documented existing conditions; inspected and
surveyed site; prepared construction drawings; obtained approval
from Comune di Caserta.
- Project of a walk way (Caserta):
Prepared construction drawings and model; attended
- Family House (Capalbio):
Prepared interior design drawings; attended presentation and
construction meetings; obtained approval from Comune di
2001/2004 New York, James Harb Architects
Nov/June Project Manger:
- Renovation of the Ticket Lobby of Madison Square Garden
(Manhattan - New York):
Prepared construction drawings; coordinated with engineers,
contractors and lighting consultants for installation of new
information panels, their structure and new suspended ceiling;
attended presentation and construction meetings.
- Restoration of the facade and interior renovation of the
lobby of Cooper Square Building (Manhattan - New York):
Prepared construction drawings; consulted with experts in
exterior materials restoration; inspected and surveyed site;
obtained approval from Landmarks Preservation Commission.
- Bloomingdales building (Las Vegas):
Prepared construction drawings; completed layout of plans,
fixtures details and space organisation.
1999/2000 New York, Hunt Architects
Oct/Oct Project Architect:
- Developed construction drawings for the renovation of
several apartments in Manhattan:
Measured and documented existing conditions; implemented
building specifications; supervised and inspected construction
- Restoration of Art Gallery in Brooklyn (New York) - winner of
the 2001 Building Brooklyn Award as the best retail space:
Prepared construction and interior design drawings for the four
stories Art Deco building, its framing store and office space;
supervised construction site; coordinated with contractors.
- East Village restaurant (Manhattan - New York):
Prepared interior design drawings; supervised construction site;
collaborated with contractors.
Prepared filing drawings for the New York Building
Revised computer drawings for building rehabilitation; consulted
technical experts; altered design according to ADA requirements.
1998/1999 Ljubljana, Soho Architetture
Jul/Jul Project Architect - Computer Manager:
- Prepared construction drawings, 3D drawings and renderings for
the renovation of apartments in LJubljana (Autocad, 3D Studio
1997/1998 Rome, Public Roman Restoration Organisation of Ancient
Jul/Sept Project Architect:
- Church of S. Nicola in Rome (XII century):
Measured and designed existing conditions; prepared construction
drawings for the restoration of the facade, cosmatesque mosaic
pavement, interior gothic and baroque architectural elements;
coordinated with engineers and consulted technical experts;
supervised construction site in coordination with engineers and
1996 Paris, Agenced’Architecture Alpha Thauri
Jun/July Junior Architect:
- Built model for the stage set of the piece "The Chairs" at the Theatre
de La Villette.
Art and Design BA (Hons) Belgrade University FLU, 1985 – 1991
Graduated from the Academy of Architecture in Novi Sad
With major Architecture 1992 – 1997
3 A-levels and 8 GCSE
Master of Interior Design, Fine Art Academy University of Belgrade
Thesis: " Design and Architecture
Serbian mother tongue;
fluent in English.
AutoCad, 3D Studio Max, Revit, Corel Draw, Adobe CS5, Photoshop,
Illustrator. Excel, Word,
interest and activities:
Architecture amateur photographer, pottery, painting, sculpture, mosaic.
Dejan Petrovic Interior designer have the imagination to give you all what
you need now and in the future, starting from designing your house,
designing the circulation, going further to select the material, walking out
the floor, lighting your life, painting your looking, securing your family, at
the end making your dreams come true.
Architect Bonitto Oliva AGR Architecture
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