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Faris Saeed

Faris Saeed

Company:

Diamond Developers

Designation:

Co-founder and CEO

Faris Saeed has been a driving force in pioneering sustainable real estate developments in the region. Construction on his $354m Sustainable City began in 2013 and today it is surrounded by a 30-metre-wide green buffer zone of 2,500 trees. The first phase of the project includes 11 biodome greenhouses running the length of the central green spine and 3,000 sq m of urban farming. The 500-home community also boasts a 3,000 sq m organic farm.