Emad Lotfalla is Executive Vice President of Design and Construction for Related Companies. Mr. Lotfalla is responsible for leading all design and construction efforts for the Hudson Yards development and providing strategic advice to the senior executive team across Related’s global development portfolio.
Mr. Lotfalla brings over 35 years of experience in design and construction, having successfully managed the construction of over 12 million square feet in all asset classes, including high-rise commercial office and residential buildings, hospitals, academic facilities, aviation and infrastructure and high-profile cultural facilities. Prior to joining Related Companies in 2013, Mr. Lotfalla served as construction executive and principal in charge for several major construction projects throughout New York City, which included the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, the Whitney Museum, JetBlue’s Terminal 5 at JFK, Delta Airlines expansion of Terminal 4 at JFK, the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and the King’s County Family Court.
Mr. Lotfalla is a registered architect in the State of New York and holds bachelor’s degrees in Architecture and Engineering from Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt.