- MEMBER, INDONESIAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS
- B.ARCH, INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY OF INDONESIA
- M.S. IN PROJECT MANAGEMENT, NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
As the Managing Director and studio leader for WOW Design Studio, Syarief spearheads projects in Indonesia and China with an emphasis on resorts and master planning.
He brings twenty years of experience in master planning and architecture, with a portfolio combining a rich mix of commercial, residential, hospitality, retail and entertainment projects in Asia, Middle East and the United States. His signature projects include The Nikko Hotel in Bali, the Garden at Bishan Condominium in Singapore, Pullman Hotel in Sanya and Shui On’s residential development in Shanghai.
Following his graduation from the Institute of Technology of Indonesia, Syarief held senior roles in a number of design offices in Indonesia before joining Nikken Sekkei International in Singapore in 1996 where he became a Design Principal in 2003. He held senior roles at HOK and DP Architects before founding WOW Design Studio in 2008.