PARTNERS


Alienor Guilhem

Born and raised in Paris, France, Alienor Guilhem studied interior design at ESAG Penninghen in Paris, and at Ryerson University in Toronto. She moved to Canada. With more than ten years of previous international work experience, she has a wide range of influences, inspiration and expertise to go beyond her client’s dreams and expectations. 

Through her initial experience in Paris, while working for renowned retail, corporate and hospitality brands in Europe (Le Printemps, Galleries Lafayette, Renault, Vitra) and Thailand, it allowed her to build, hone and refine her sensitivity. After moving to Canada in 2001 she furthered her knowledge in corporate and high end hospitality design worldwide from New York to Guangzhou. She has been leading large scale hospitality and residential projects across the globe involving tight deadlines, complex programming and close coordination and collaboration with clients and consultants, building relationships with inspirational people.

alienor@chapichapodesign.com

 

Boris Mathias

Born and raised in Paris, France Boris Mathias studied architecture at the Ecole d’Architecture de Paris Malaquais, where he received his Professional degree in Architecture (DPLG) with Honours. He has developed his keen sense of design and project management through works ranging in scale from City Planning, Architectural and Interior Design. 

In 2003, Boris started interior design as a consultant working for LVMH group and L’Oreal. In 2004, he was recruited by a design firm in Canada where he headed a team of designers on key international projects. His work spans across China, the Middle East, North and South America and Europe. His client list includes some of the world’s most luxurious brands including LVMH, Givenchy, Lancome, Lane Crawford, Hyatt, Viceroy, W Hotel, Baccarat, Le Meridien and Four Seasons. 

In 2011, Boris founded Chapi Chapo Design, integrating his breadth of design experience into consultancy, meeting clients’ needs through
innovative solutions.

boris@chapichapodesign.com

 

Loris Ognibene

Born and raised in Toronto, Canada, Loris Ognibene studied Architecture at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and graduated with Honours. 

With nearly 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry, from concept to project management, Loris brings a level of detail and expertise that allows him to be part of all stages of a project, and anticipating potential challenges to a project. This experience is an asset for both client and Chapi Chapo Design, when necessary to come up with creative solutions when consulting with architects and engineers. 

His experience can be seen throughout many international hotels and retail spaces.

loris@chapichapodesign.com

 

Tatiana Sheveleva

Born and raised in Kazakhstan, Tatiana Sheveleva moved to Canada in 2003. Tatiana holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Economics Relations from Karaganda State University, Kazakhstan, and has more than fifteen years of experience working with corporate clients. 

Tatiana was honored with ARIDO (Professional Association for Interior Designers in Ontario, Canada) student award for her special project, SPA in 2004. In 2005 she received her Diploma with Honors from the International Academy of Design and Technology, Toronto, Canada. 

From the start of her career as Interior Designer she has been actively involved in large scale international projects at Five Star Hotel Brands: Park Hyatt, Grand Hyatt, Andaz Hyatt, W-Hotel, Mandarin Oriental, Intercontinental Hotel, Baccarat Hotel, Viceroy Hotel and St. Regis Hotel.

With respect to her roots and where she comes from, Tatiana has unique luxury, crafty, and sharp approach that has been translated into the design beyond what is expected and that challenge results in timeless spaces that leave a big impression.

tatiana@chapichapodesign.com