WATG Appoints President & CEO

NEW YORK—WATG has named Anthony Mallows as president and CEO.

Mallows, a trained architect and city planner, joins WATG with a career spanning property development, real estate, master planning, finance and design services. Most recently, Mallows led the development team for Masdar City, a 1,482-acre mixed-use development in Abu Dhabi, owned by the Abu Dhabi Government’s Mubadala Investment Company. Prior to his tenure with Masdar City, he founded Rubin Mallows Worldwide (RMW).

During his career, Mallows has been responsible for the planning, design and implementation of projects around the world including the Caribbean, Africa, the Middle East, across Europe and the United States along with Central Asia, Japan and Korea.

Muriel Muirden, WATG’s board chairwoman, commented: “We’re thrilled to welcome Anthony to WATG. His global expertise and work on complex urban and resort projects brings great wisdom, experience and powerful ambassadorial skills to the firm.”

Mallows added: “Throughout my 32-year career, I’ve always admired WATG and the firm’s ability to continually innovate and deliver award-winning design. I’m particularly inspired by the firm’s legacy and ability to maintain its core ethos of creativity and commercially-successfully projects. I’m honored to join the highly talented, passionate group of professionals at WATG.”