Mission Statement

Azari Designs is proud to present the first exclusive Brand van Egmond showroom in the USA. For more than 30 years, Brand van Egmond has been the international leader in cutting edge, luxury lighting design. Explore our unique handcrafted sculptural lighting collection and  enhancement of your interiors.


Manzar D Azari, MBA Founder/CFO


Manzar Azari started from the bottom of corporate America, and mastered her trade as a financial executive and climbed the corporate ladder at a time when few female CEO’s existed. She has held executive level roles for over twenty-five years, and is now recognized as a true iconic entrepreneur. 


Manzar,  the founder and CEO of several top rated companies including property mgmt, project mgmt. and real estate.

She has been a San Francisco/Bay Area resident since 1993.  She has dedicated her career to impacting and serving others, both as an investor and a mentor to those who fearlessly challenge the status quo. 

Manzar also holds a BA in Accounting & Financial Mgmt and Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA). Her background is in human resources, sales, marketing, and finance, which led to roles as a controller, treasurer, CFO, and consultant for Fortune 500 companies such as Deloitte & Touche and See's Candies Inc.

 In  2019, Manzar and her husband John started their fourth company,  AZARI DESIGNS,  importing unique sculptural lighting  from the Netherlands.  .
We look forward to hosting you at our San Francisco showroom.

Please contact Manzar at : Manzar@AzariDesigns.com or her cell phone ; (415) 377-4115

John Evangelatos Co-Founder/Vice President CA General Contractor #950571


John is team's full time California licensed General Contractor and   his sharp eye and a multitude of skills, he brings to the table the efficiency and accuracy to carry out any project from beginning to end in a professional manner

Sales and Marketing

Arezoo Sorkhabi, Architect Marketing Consultant


Arezoo joined AZARI DESIGNS in early 2019.  

She earned her bachelor degree in Civil Engineering and Master of Architectural engineering, major in Urban Planning.  

Arezoo is also very talented in web design and digital marketing tools.  

Being a business owner & entrepreneur, she has been involved in several successful startups.   This made her passionate about helping growing AZARI DESIGNS. 

In her spare time she likes to ski and hike with her family. 

Margaret Galvin, Showroom Manager


Margaret is the showroom manager and brand ambassador of our exclusive U.S. partnership with Brand van Egmond’s lighting sculpture. Her years of experience in luxury brand furniture, sales and interior design, she brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. 

With a background in architectural interiors and an artist herself, she understands and appreciates  the beauty of fine crafted décor. 

In her free time Margaret is a volunteer with the National Park Services in Point Reyes. She also enjoys hiking, museums and time with friends and family.

Please contact Margaret at: 


or showroom phone number: ( 415 ) 817-1587.