Ibrahim is the Managing Director of Portland Design. Based in London and established in 1987, Portland is part of the global Perkins + Will architecture and design network.
Ibrahim originally trained as an aeronautical engineer and is a post graduate of the Royal College of Art and Imperial College London and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He is a regular speaker at conferences and a frequent contributor to journals and trade press. He has written regular pieces for The Economist ‘Insights’.
During his 29 years in design consultancy he has worked with clients globally including Mondelez, Nestle, Diageo, Albert Heijn, Bugaboo, Pernod Ricard, Le Pain Quotidien, CNN, SSP, Heathrow Airport, Schiphol Airport, Dubai Airport, TfL, Inter Ikea, ECE, Corio, Hammerson, Mubadala, Nakheel, TDIC, JAFZA, Westfield, British Land, Coach, Lagadère, Wolford, David Clulow, Selfidges, Harrods, Luxottica, Travelex,