Partner & Co-Owner, Chapi Chapo Design and Owner, Chapi Design Inc
Born and raised in the rich cultural tapestry of Kazakhstan, Tatiana Sheveleva journey is a testament to passion and unwavering perseverance. From the vast landscapes of her homeland to the bustling design hubs of North America, her unwavering belief in her dreams has shaped her into a prominent figure in the world of international design.
Tatiana’s story began in Kazakhstan, where early experiences instilled in her a deep appreciation for diversity and the power of cultural influences. Her formative years in this dynamic environment laid the foundation for a design philosophy that transcends borders. Armed with a bachelor’s degree in international economics relations from Karaganda State University, Tatiana’s academic journey paved the way for a broader understanding of global dynamics. Her insatiable curiosity led her to the International Academy of Design and Technology in Toronto, Canada, where she earned her diploma with honours, solidifying her commitment to the world of design.
Recently honoured with the prestigious Gold Key Awards and Ahead Americas award for Newbuild Resort of the Year 2023, Tatiana stands at the pinnacle of her career, a testament to her dedicated contributions to the design landscape. As the Partner and co-founder of Chapi Chapo Design, Tatiana’s journey as an international designer has seen her actively shaping the aesthetics of renowned establishments, from the opulence of Park Hyatt, Andaz Hyatt, and St. Regis to the timeless elegance of Ritz Carlton and Four Seasons to name a few. As a leader in the industry, her approach to design goes beyond aesthetics; it is a holistic vision that considers functionality, cultural resonance, and a commitment to creating immersive experiences. Tatiana’s unique perspective, shaped by her multicultural background, brings a rare blend of influences to her designs, earning her acclaim and recognition on the global stage.