Erik Hokanson

Erik Hokanson

Principal, Design Director, Board of Directors


Bachelor of Architecture, Kansas State University, USA, 1992


Registered Architect, New York, 1996


American Institute of Architects

UAE Society of Engineers


Erik’s current role in AE7 is Design Director. His role is essential in leading the design and management of developments of any typology and complexity. He has made a brilliant career throughout his more than 20 years of hands-on experience, resulting in the delivery of award-winning, high profile projects with well established architectural design firms in North America and the Middle East. Erik has been locally and internationally recognized for his commitment to sustainable design, exceptional competency and strong leadership skills. These skills compliment the company’s goal of taking on challenges to turn an innovative vision into reality, thus keeping our clients equally grateful and impressed.