May Barber

Creative Director

May Barber is an accomplished LEED GA architect, creative strategist, and advisor who specializes in developing purpose-driven brands and engaging stakeholders. She serves as the Creative Director of A&B Advisory (Ayed&Barber), where she applies her expertise to a diverse range of creative projects. Furthermore, May is an Adjunct Faculty member at the American University of Sharjah, where she imparts her knowledge and insights to the upcoming generation of industry leaders.
The multitude of educational accolades that May has amassed is truly staggering and awe-inspiring. She boasts a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the renowned American University in Sharjah, as well as an Executive MBA from the world-class institution HEC Paris. On top of that, she has completed not just one, but two Executive Certificates – one in Leading Sustainable Operations from the prestigious Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford, and another in Luxury Brand Management from HEC Paris, which she completed in both the exotic cities of Paris and Shanghai. With such an extensive and diverse array of academic and professional training, May is undoubtedly a formidable force in a multitude of fields, brimming with a wealth of knowledge and expertise.
May’s career reflects an unwavering dedication to excellence and a profound appreciation for sustainable design and operations. Her work has garnered numerous accolades, including being recognized as a LEED GA Architect. By harnessing her innovative and creative mindset, May has enabled her clients to achieve their objectives and cultivate thriving, impactful brands.
May’s extraordinary adeptness and resolute dedication to flawlessness establish her as a bona fide pioneer in her field. Her exceptional renown as an orator, consultant, and counselor attests to her perpetual quest for originality in eco-friendly design and brand tactics.