Trailblazer – Jeniffer Tungol
Entrepreneur and Sustainability Proponent
From humble beginnings and with a passion for all things artisanal, Ateliers Artea’s Founder and CEO, Jeniffer Tungol, has envisioned and brought to life a company that curates talents from different fields of design, harnessing creativity from different thought processes and building quality and sustainability-based projects for clients. As part of a collective force, she and her siblings have founded and manage Ateliers Artea’s brands: Amesiella, ALT. ECO, cirQular, fabriQs and Project H2O. The company is creating an impact in the region promoting innovative, fair-trade and environmentally friendly products.
“I have recognized the power of multi-cultural collaborations, maintaining a high regard for the environment, and putting a premium on quality standards. Most importantly, I value human capital in every project I embark on,” Jennifer says.
With over 10 years of experience as an interior designer, FF&E (furniture, fixtures, and equipment) specialist, and art consultant, Jennifer has built a formidable reputation in the Middle East’s industry, working with iconic brands such as Versace, Balmain, Gianfranco Ferre, Hugo Boss, and more. Her biggest project includes the 20-billion Qatari riyal ‘Msheireb Downtown Doha’ in Qatar. She has also been part of other iconic projects like the Msheireb Museums, the Qatar Foundation International Golf Clubhouse, and the Amiri Diwan Headquarters, and has handled the site-wide interior design, FF&E, OS&E and artworks for the first Mandarin Oriental in the Middle East, the Park Hyatt Doha, and the M Gallery by Accor.