Founder | Creative Director, Roar
Founder and Creative Director of a boutique interior design studio founded in 2013. Pallavi was born in India, raised in Dubai and spent years working in London; her designs reflect these eclectic influences. Her portfolio includes a string of high profile projects in the Middle East, North & East Africa and the UK, across the hospitality, commercial and residential sector.
An architecture graduate of the American University of Sharjah with a masters degree in Interior Design theory from Savannah College of Art and Design, she is also a LEED Accredited Professional.
Pallavi is an active member of the UAE design community, writing for industry publications, assisting with key trade events and mentoring students in the region. Pallavi was previously an Associate in the interior design department of Godwin Austen Johnson, one of the Middle East’s leading architecture practices. She has also been an assistant professor of interior design at the American University of Sharjah.
Her work was recognised in 2010 when she won the Middle East Young Interior Designer of the Year award. More recently, the firm won Sustainable Interior Design Initiative of the year 2013.