Zinon is a Wits University graduate and obtained his Bachelor of Architecture degree in 1989. He joined DSA Architects International in 2002, where he was involved in their Dubai operations where, he headed the Burj Dubai Old Town Island project. Zinon has been active in projects as far field as China, Cuba, Seychelles, Argentina, Egypt, Djibouti and throughout the Middle East and Southern Africa.
He has been a Director of DSA Architects since 2006 and is currently the Managing Director of the Africa office. He is also a graduate of the SAPOA PDP course and sits on the Judging panel of the SAPOA Property awards for Innovative excellence.