Bart Leclercq is the Head of Studio for BSBG in Saudi Arabia. He has worked in the region for 17 years with some top grade consultants, during which time he was responsible for the delivery of projects that include Dubai World Trade Center, Royal Mirage on the Palm Jumeirah as well as the retail district and parking component of Bluewaters in Dubai. He was also leading the design of the 5-star Kempinski Hotel for The Wave in Muscat, Oman.
Bart was born in raised in Maastricht in the south of the Netherlands and was educated at the University of Technology in Delft where he studied civil engineering with a specialisation in large complex building projects. Throughout his career he worked in London and Dublin in Ireland before relocating to Dubai in 2004. In January 2021 he moved to Riyadh on the back of some significant project wins for BSBG in Saudi Arabia. Bart’s combination of high-end design and first-class delivery expertise is very rare, and is something that will be of enormous value in KSA.
Bart Leclercq is a well-known professional within the Middle Eastern hospitality business. Bart has been a speaker at various conferences and professional event throughout the Middle East and Europe. He has also been a judge for the ME Architect’s Award for many years. He also participates regularly in various education programs at universities in the UAE and in The Netherlands.