Born into a family of architects, Magdi graduated from the MOME Department of Architecture with a Master's Degree. She also studied at the Paolo Piva Department in Vienna. In 2004, she was accepted to the DLA at the MOME Doctoral Institute.
She has worked as a designer in several interior design offices in Germany and Hungary, and established her own interior design company in Hungary under the name Dobozda. She was one of the founding members of DDS and has been a leading designer of the team since its inception.
Her design approach is based on common creativity with the principle of teamwork in project coordination.