Senior Vice President – Business Development, Shapoorji Pallonji International FZE, United Arab Emirates

Steven W. Miller


Steven W. Miller, FAIA, RIBA is the Sr. Vice President Business Development for Shapoorji Pallonji International headquartered in Dubai and is an architect and urban planner with over 50 years of experience in Business Development, Design Management, and Construction Administration for planning and architectural projects. His specialties are: mixed use and urban planning, hotels (working with most of the international brands), residential (both luxury and affordable), and most recently Social infrastructure and Migrant Workers facilities.


Prior to joining SPINT, Miller has been a Regional and Managing Director at Kohn Pedersen Fox, Perkins Eastman, FXFowle, Architects, operating their branch offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Doha as well as an International Director for Emaar and was the M.D. of Planning And Design Consultants, Ltd. in Prague, Cz. for 12 years.


He is a past President of the American Institute of Architects Continental Europe Chapter, an international Fellows Representative to the College of Fellows, and past Chairman of the International Committee Advisory Board and the Board of the International Region. He is a founder of the AIA’s Middle East Chapter and Fellowship Director. Mr. Miller has been a member of the MENA Urban Land Institute and is a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects.


In addition to MIPIM and Cityscape awards, his developments in Prague have won a ULI award for the Best International Development for 1999, two MIPIM Design Awards, an AIA Design Award, numerous local design awards, and Jean-Louis Solal Awards from ICSC for Retail marketing.