Alireza (Omid) Gholampour was born in 1964 in the beautiful Persian Gulf city of Abadan, a city which holds an outstanding place in the Industrial, Economic and Social development of contemporary Iranian history. He obtained his MA in Architecture from Tehran’s Science and Technology University, and started his professional career in 1991 in Tehran. Gholampour’s perceptive approach to design leads to works of proportion and purity that characterises his elegant style, and his meticulous attention to details distinguishes his buildings in character, strength and beauty.