MEET THE PARTNERS

Creating unique spaces & guest experiences is our life's passion.  We design, we source & we build original, striking spaces & events.  We come up with the big ideas, from the design of large temporary structures & environments, right down to all the finer details of furniture, styling & décor.

 

Though we are inherently creative, we are also meticulously organised in the way we plan, schedule & deliver successful events.

We work super hard to understand your needs because we are passionate about what we do & 100% dedicated to exceeding expectations.

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AMY HAWKE

Founding Partner / Event Designer

Amy is from Aotearoa, New Zealand & is a member of Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei.

 

With over 20 years international experience, Amy is a qualified spatial designer who started her career in London where she spent 10 years as an Independent, assisting the events industry & largely aristocratic clientele.  In 2010 she made the move to the Arena Group Middle East as Senior Designer to the Interiors Department.  Her desire to go solo & establish a design focused Company was realised in 2015 when she formed Amy Hawke Events, later rebranding to become Hawke House.  

Amy's experience spans the UK, Middle East, Asia & New Zealand & includes the design & delivery of high profile brand activations, corporate events, international sporting events, Government events & public activations, cultural events, fashion shows & exhibition design.

Amy has a keen interest in connecting with her Māori culture & working towards a more considered holistic design approach in the creation of built environments & experiences that provide positive social outcomes for communities both abroad & at home.  Amy is based in New Zealand where she works remotely on international projects.

BA Spatial Design

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SARA FAKHRI-

SYCAMORE

Partner, Event Stylist & Project Manager

Sara (or Rara as she is known by many industry folk) has been working in the Dubai events industry for over 12 years for both renowned event agencies & local suppliers.  Her experience is rooted in pre & onsite production with a strong focus on event décor, set design, bespoke fabrication, sourcing & styling.

Her inherent creativity & strong eye for detail represents the Hawke House ethos & the high standards of delivery she aspires to.