Yasmin Shariff
Yasmin Shariff is an architect and Director of Dennis Sharp Architects. She has worked on major award winning schemes and Listed Buildings (eg Ascot Racecourse) and collaborated with several practices including Calatrava, Populous and Eric Parry Architects. Yasmin has undertaken in-depth research on education buildings, designing for people with disabilities and older people. She led an EU research project on eco-design looking at best practice across the European Union. Her expertise in East African, Indian and Islamic cultures is rooted in her heritage and training at the School of Oriental & African Studies. Her current focus is on master-planning and models for gender mainstreaming.