Mehdi was born and raised in Tehran-Iran. He received his master of architecture from Shahid Beheshti University (Melli) in 2001. After collaboration with renowned firms in Tehran, he co-founded Zavieh Architecture Office with Maryam Alavi in 2004. As the director of the Office, Mehdi was in charge of the design and management of more than 30 local and national projects which led the office to a recognized and award winning young practice in Iran.
In 2008, Mehdi made Toronto his new home in order to expand his professional experience. Collaboration with acclaimed practices of Montgomery Sisam Architects and CS&P Architects as a key contributor to the firm’s projects ranged from school renovation to large hospital and high-rise condominium helped him to translate his professional skills in the new context. In 2011, he established mehdi marzyari architects (me-mar) in Toronto to achieve his professional goals.
Mehdi is registered architect in Canada and Iran, member of Royal Architectural Institute of Canada, member of Toronto Society of Architects and LEED Accredited Professional.