Dean Kahremanis is the founder of Parabola, a unique forward-thinking architecture and development company, designed to attract and lead interdisciplinary teams from across the World. As a highly accomplished lead design architect, Mr. Kahremanis is the recipient of several awards for design excellence. His completed projects range from renovation to ground-up construction, located within the USA, and Internationally.
In addition to being a partner with Coatue, Mr. Kahremanis utilizes extensive knowledge acquired in neuroscience, to extract and integrate critical client objectives into each project vision, and to develop a flexible implementation strategy. He directs, aligns and coordinates all architectural, engineering and specialized project consultants towards accomplishing each project vision, and is actively engaged throughout all phases of the architectural design and construction observation process.
From 1985-1991 Mr. Kahremanis gained foundational experience, working for SSOE, Inc. as a Senior Design Architect, designing large-scale projects ranging from educational, corporate and automotive research. In 1993 to present, Mr. Kahremanis established Dean Kahremanis Architects, LLC.
Assuming the roles of lead design architect and team leader, he has gained extensive experience in designing and overseeing construction on large-scale commercial, institutional and residential projects within the USA, Mexico, the Philippines and Honduras. Representing real estate developers, Mr. Kahremanis was involved in site selection criteria, providing due-diligence, master planning, coordinating phase I & II environmental impact studies and soil testing, and in maintaining positive and smooth-flowing relationships with local building and planning authorities throughout the site plan approval and entitlement process.
In 1994, Mr. Kahremanis received a Certificate of Appreciation, Recognized for Outstanding Leadership & Commitment to the Profession of Architecture, AIA Young Architects Forum, presented by the American Institute of Architects, in Washington, D.C.
Mr. Kahremanis is a graduate from the University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture, (B.S. & Master of Architecture degrees) and Harvard University, Graduate School of Design - (Real Estate Development).