40 and Under: the Region's Most Influential Young Business Leaders
Tue 30 Oct 2018 06:25 AM
Mohammed Zaal

Industry: Real estate

Company: KOA

Designation: Founder and CEO

Country: UAE

Age: 35

In 2016 Mohammed Zaal left his role as COO of Al Barari and set up his own real estate company, Koa. His first project is Canvas, a mixed-use development in Dubai created for millennials who “value their individuality”. It will offer retail and residences, including 70 apartments, a co-working space, an amphitheatre, gourmet market and landscaped areas using indigenous plants. Zaal worked with T.Zed Architects’ Tarik Al Zaharna to build a space where people can live, work and play, in minimalist style. Koa’s mission is to create communities that reflect the region’s global outlook.