Hend AlMatrouk

Board Member

Hend AlMatrouk serves as a Board Member at the Jadeite Group®. In addition to her work at Jadeite, Hend is a founding partner of Studio Toggle Architects, a rising, Kuwait-based boutique design firm since 2012. Her firm’s design projects have been shortlisted, nominated, and published in a number of renowned design forums and magazines, including Arch Daily, Dezeen, Archmarathon, and the Aga Khan Awards, with a winning entry for one of the top real estate companies in Kuwait. Hend’s architecture work has taken her to Europe, throughout the United States, and the Middle East. She is deeply involved in Studio Toggle’s designs from end to end; and because of this personal approach, the company is quickly broadening its success. In fact, in early 2016, she expanded her design team, opening a second branch of Studio Toggle in Porto, Portugal. She thrives in her fast-paced work environment; excelling in project management, site supervision, and leadership. Hend received her Master of Science in Urban Strategies, Excessive II, from the Universität für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, and is a graduate of the American University of Sharjah (B.Arch).

“The difference between visionaries and dreamers is that visionaries make the dream comes true.”

Walter R. Mueller