Born in Constantine and graduated from Constantine School of Architecture and Urban Planning in 1984, then completed a masters degree and PhD at The University of Leeds UK in 1989.
Joined RMJM International Design Group in 1991 and became managing Director in 1996.
Feature works include a large number of high profile buildings and projects: Dulwich International College, The Asian University of Science and technology, The Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Harrow international School, Bangkok International Exhibition and Conference Centre, to name a few.
Dr. Chafia Ferhat founded Fenn Designers studio in 2007 and continue working with architectural projects, open spaces, urbanism in Asia, Middle East and North Africa.
She also contributes to a number of architecture publications and spends some time as a visiting lecturer at Rangsit University, Chulalongkorn University, Thamassart University, KM IT.