Sohael Chowfla is a Development Manager at EDENS and is responsible for supporting the organization's acquisition and development activities in the Mid-Atlantic region. EDENS is a national developer, owner and operator of community-oriented shopping centers and mixed-use districts in primary markets across the country. Sohael is based in Washington, DC.
Sohael is an integral member of the Union Market District development team at EDENS. The Union Market District in Northeast DC is a 45-acre redevelopment of a historically warehouse and wholesale area into a vibrant, mixed-use district comprising over 8 million square feet at full build out.
Previously, Sohael worked as an architect and urban designer at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill where he provided master planning, design and development advisory services for commercial and institutional clients in Asia and the United States.
Sohael holds a Bachelors in Architecture from Rice University and a Masters in Urban Planning with a focus on Real Estate and Urban Development from Harvard University.