Moustafa El-Shindidy


Moustafa El-Shindidy, is a licensed architect who has practiced in the field for fifteen years. He earned his architecture degree from Alexandria University and after international internships and serving in different capacities, in MENA and GCC regions, currently works as a Senior Architect Consultant in high-end architecture.

​Moustafa's journey has been unconventional. After working abroad in different areas Moustafa worked for a well known modernism in Saudi, eventually landing in his home town, Alexandria, considering a masters candidacy as it would open up a lot more earning potential. In tandem, Moustafa also studied creative design, environmental design, Theoretical aspects of architecture and urbanism, drawing and painting.

Moustafa is Co-Founder of MAI handmade, a handcrafts studio. He is also an accomplished artist, painter and product developer.

​​Moustafa is a devoted husband to his wife Mai. He is a dedicated father of one son, loves to spend time fishing and enjoys good food and friends.

  • Education
    • Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch.) - Faculty of Fine Arts - Architecture Department - Alexandria University