Tamayouz Excellence Award

Our Sponsors

Our sponsors sustain Tamayouz Excellence Award and affirm support for the excellence culture we strive for. Funding for Tamayouz Excellence Award comes from academic institutions, foundations, international organisations and architecture firms. A number of donor companies have partnered with us, making generous commitments to help materialise our mission. In 2015 a CSR Board (Corporate Social Responsibility Board) was established to further link Tamayouz to the community and industry. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or supporter of Tamayouz Excellence Award, please send an email here and our team will get in touch.

We are honoured to have the support of organisations whose belief in corporate social responsibility helps change lives.

Diamond Sponsors

Coventry University - United Kingdom

Coventry University‚Äôs roots can be traced back to 1843 to the Coventry School of Design, which subsequently became known as the Coventry College of Art in 1954. Today, Coventry University is the UK’s leading ‘modern university’, with over 28,000 students and a robust academic presence regionally, nationally and across the world.

Dewan Architects + Engineers - UAE

Dewan Architects + Engineers has been leading the evolution of the Middle East’s booming architectural and engineering design sector for almost three decades. Its founder and current chairman and managing director, Mohamed Al Assam, established the inaugural Dewan office in Abu Dhabi in 1984 and successfully completed Dewan’s first high-rise commercial project, Baniyas Tower, in 1988, which cemented Dewan’s presence as a major player in the regional architectural scene. In 1999, Dewan’s Dubai design studio was launched and it has rapidly become a prominent and integral contributor to the emirate’s iconic skyline.

Iraqi Business Council in Jordan - Jordan

The Iraqi Business Council (IBC) was established by highly qualified, elite Iraqi businessmen who undertook the task of establishing the organisation. Since its procession in early 2007, IBC restricted its activities to adopt methods fortifying Iraqi investments in Jordan, resolving all defiances; generated novel and unique means to enhance and develop the economic, trade and investment cooperation between Iraq and Jordan; and sought opportunities to contribute to the reconstruction of Iraq. It has also outreached its activities to several social and humanitarian spheres of action aiming at providing support to the people of Iraq, in and outside of the country.

Mohamed Makiya Charity - United Kingdom

The Mohamed Makiya Charity is named after Dr Mohamed Makiya (1914 – 2015), a prolific Iraqi architect and the recipient of the inaugural Tamayouz Architectural Lifetime Achievement award for the impact of his celebrated and lasting contribution to Iraqi architecture, his role in the establishment of the Baghdad School of Architecture and his mentoring of generations of aspiring Iraqi architects.

Gold Sponsors

ECODEMIA - United Kingdom

ECODEMIA is an Ethical and socio-Ecological Academia; an initiative of De-Urban Design Studio, located in London. Ecodemia is a registered learning provider in the UK and provides international online training programmes on Ethical and Socio-Ecological Design.

Silver Sponsors

Ayad Al-Tuhafi Architects - United Kindgom

Ayad Al-Tuhafi Architects is a central London-based chartered practice (and a member of the Royal institute of British Architects) with over 25 years of experience in the UK and the international market. Since its establishment, it has been working across residential, medical and retail sectors, as well as interior design. Ayad Al-Tuhafi Architects loves to create spaces and is able to do so by optimising its clients’ investments without any compromise on the quality of design. The practice’s clients are the focal point of its designs, and it makes a thorough analysis on the maximisation and the usage of space and the psychology behind it.

Bonair - United Kingdom

Bonair designs, builds, installs and maintains expertly engineered, bespoke air conditioning systems for commercial or industrial premises of any scale or complexity. Bonair designers and engineers are particularly experienced at working alongside architects and interior designers to produce the best possible solution for new-build or renovation projects. It is a firm of qualified and experienced professionals who believe that design, attention to detail, quality of product and exhaustive testing must always be the fundamental concepts in any project.

British Airways - United Kingdom

British Airways is the flag carrier airline of the United Kingdom, headquartered at Waterside, Harmondsworth, near its main hub at London Heathrow Airport. It is the second largest airline in the United Kingdom, based on fleet size and passengers carried.

Final Fix Interiors - UAE

Final Fix Interiors is a leading interior design and contracting firm that specialises in full turnkey projects, providing interior design, fit out services and furnishing of residential, commercial and hotel projects in the UAE and internationally. The company is headquartered in the heart of Dubai, with two branches in Erbil, Iraq and Sydney, Australia. It is well known for its high-end quality that meets the requirements of the clients considering their requirements, budget and schedule.

Final Fix Interiors is the third place prize sponsor for Iraqi Graduation Projects Award.

JT+Partners - United Arab Emirates

JT+Partners, established in 2015, is an international multidisciplinary consultant offering a unique portfolio of architecture, planning, engineering, project management, infrastructure and cost consultancy services. It provides international design standards with local capability. Its team consists of energetic, collaborative, creative and innovative individuals with track records of successfully delivering complex, multi-discipline projects, both in the region and around the world. JT+Partners’ bespoke designs reflect the cultural diversity, experience and understanding of its team. From its offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Beirut, which are ideally located to connect regionally and globally, the company delivers award-winning iconic, environmental and socially sustainable projects in the GCC, MENA, Europe, and global destinations.

LWK + PARTNERS - United Arab Emirates

LWK + PARTNERS is a leading design architecture practice rooted in Hong Kong. It is a platform with design specialists who deliver world-class solutions to the built environment. Its 1,000+ creative minds collaborate across a network of 11 offices around the globe providing services including architecture, planning and urban design, interiors, heritage conservation, landscape, building information modelling (BIM), lifestyle and lighting design. With over 34 years of growth, LWK + PARTNERS has completed many outstanding projects across different sectors, such as mixed-use, commercial, residential, transit-oriented developments, and leisure and public facilities developments. It creates infinite possibilities.

United Nations Global Compact Network - Iraq

The Global Compact Iraq Network was established in October 2011 as an initiative of UNDP and the Government of Iraq Council of Ministers (COMSEC). The number of UN Global Compact participants in Iraq increased significantly in the months before and after the launch of the network, resulting in a 400% increase in 2011 alone. The network Steering Committee was elected through a transparent and democratic election process, taking into consideration criteria of inclusiveness by sector, geographic location and gender.