Sylvester Dafoor

Sylvester Obeng Darfoor, founder and Chief Consultant of Global Design S.D., is a dynamic and innovative young man who has been in the industry for the past 10 years. His projects comprise of interrelated fields of urbanism, architecture and design. Sylvester’s interest lies in the rigorous interface between architecture, and interior design, leading to experimentation with cutting-edge technologies. He wants to change the landscape of Accra to be the envy of all capitals in the world.

Profile: Education:

Sylvester studied architecture at the Kwame Nkrumah University Of Science And Technology Kumasi, Ghana from 1995 and was awarded the Post Graduate Diploma Prize in 2001.

Thesis topic: Cosmopolitan Tower Thesis description: The study and design of a multi-storey building, in an earthquake zone. The building was designed with basement parking, underground and overhead water reservoirs, suspended ceilings and false floors among others.

Work experience

2001 2004 : working as an architect for c. Adjetey limited. My duties included design of building, site Supervision, site inspection and liaison between site and office.

2004 January – present working as an architect for design atelier. My duties included design of Buildings and interiors, site supervision, site inspection and liaison between site and office.

2006 – till present chief consultant global design s.d. my duties include design,construction, Supervision, coordination and managing interior design projects.

Sylvester's projects:

Sylvester has played a pivotal role in a great many Global Design S.D. projects over the past 10 years. Design of The Mark Coffie Building in Osu, Interior for Fidelity Bank, Osu, Airtel Call Center Interior on the Spintex Road, Design for several Apartment Buildings in Accra and Monrovia.

Specialities

Interior Design, Remodeling And Renovation, Multi- Storey, Spread Plan Designs, And Environmentally Sound Designs.