Welcome to Prime Architects

Drawing from 3 decades’ worth of creative and innovative designs, the establishment of Prime Architects brings a stirring new spirit to the legacy of its founders’ already vast design experience.

Architecture, Interior Design and Master Planning are the core focus areas of our practice. We pride ourselves on the passion expressed in the design of fresh and original ideas, whatever the nature or size of the project, always striving for design excellence and innovation. We remain committed in focusing on and aligning with changing industry trends, firmly believing in Design as a truly collaborative process, constantly evolving and changing, always striving for a leading-edge and functional design product.

Our Services

Always striving for design excellence and innovation.

With architectural experience, spanning more than two decades our portfolio stretches across a range of architectural projects.

Interior Design

From the Project inception, vision and Concept through to detail design and selection of Finishes, FF&E as well as Décor items.

Master Planning

Master Planning involves a journey to the future, charting a course between the present and some intended visualization.

Graphic Design

New & innovative ways of presentations are constantly being developed and refined, ensuring accurate design visualization.

Meet the team

Howard Dembo and Willem Pretorius are the creative Design team of Prime Architects.

Their 20-year collaboration on a variety of projects ranging from International 5-star Resort projects, city Master Plans, Casinos and Mixed-use developments to Residential developments, results in a fully intuitive and perceptive Design process.

Willem headed up the Architectural Design Department at H.E.C., a multi-disciplinary Design firm based in Doha, Qatar. He relocated to Qatar and filled this position from January 2016 to May 2017.

Howard Dembo is an accomplished designer and Project Architect who has managed extremely large projects from inception, through technical documentation and supervision to handover.

Projects we have worked on

We have had the privilege of working on numerous, exciting projects which has taken us across the globe



Al Doha Grand Park

Hospitality / Mixed-Use / Entertainment / Residential

Al Houara Resort

Hospitality / Residential

Al Reem Tower


Carnival City

Hospitality / Mixed-Use / Entertainment

Eastern Mangrove

Hospitality / Mixed-Use / Residential

Clients we have worked with

Prime Architects has had the privilege of working with some of the below clients: